21 Terrifying Cyber Crime Statistics

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It is essential that the world is aware of the terrifying cyber crime statistics in 2018. Jack Foster of VPN Geeks.com has compiled a number of eye-opening facts from McAfee, Symantec and other cyber security outlets. 780,000 records were lost per day in 2017 Over 24,000 malicious mobile apps are blocked daily Microsoft Office file formats are the most used malicious file … Read More

Top 5 Cybersecurity Facts, Figures, and Statistics for 2017

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Cybercrime damage costs to hit $6 trillion annually by 2021 Cybersecurity spending to exceed $1 trillion from 2017 to 2021. Unfilled cybersecurity jobs will reach 1.5 million by 2019 Human attack surface to reach 4 billion people by 2020. Up to 200 billion IoT devices will need securing by 2020. What does it all mean? Last year, Ginni Rometty, IBM’s … Read More

As Cybercrime Rises, So Does Spending On Cyber Security

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“Cisco points out that, ‘Cybercriminals have refined their back-end infrastructures to carry out attacks in ways that increase efficiency and profits’ and thus every industry, from financial services to entertainment, is vulnerable to such risks. In 2015, cybercrime ranked as the second most reported economic crime. Increasingly frequent and precision-based cyber-attacks call for a stronger fortification against them. “The global … Read More

Data Breach Scenarios from the Field

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The Verizon RISK Team performs cyber investigations for hundreds of commercial enterprises and government agencies annually across the globe. In 2015, they investigated more than 500 Cybersecurity incidents. They shared some of the details in a recent report of how they solved the cyber crimes. View the PDF report here: http://www.verizonenterprise.com/resources/reports/rp_data-breach-digest_xg_en.pdf