Guidance notes on cybersecurity published by the MFSA

The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) has published guidance notes on cybersecurity, following consultation with key stakeholders.

This document seeks to as a minimum set of best practices and risk management procedures to be followed in order to effectively mitigate cyber risks.

The key points identified by respondents were positive feedback, ongoing monitoring, data loss prevention framework and preventing critical lock out scenarios.

The MFSA has welcomed received and subsequently amended the guidance notes on cybersecurity to incorporate the key points identified by respondents.