More than 24,000 malicious mobile apps are blocked every day.
In 2016, 3 billion Yahoo accounts were hacked in one of the biggest breaches of all time.
More than 77% of organizations do not have a Cyber Security Incident Response plan.
IoT devices experience an average of 5,200 attacks per month.
Connected IoT devices will reach 75 billion by 2025.
Data breaches exposed 4.1 billion records in the first half of 2019.
Since COVID-19, the US FBI reported a 300% increase in reported cybercrimes.
100,000 groups in at least 150 countries and more than 400,000 machines were infected by the Wannacry virus in 2017, at a total cost of around $4 billion.
Backing up data is no longer something to set and forget.
Data breaches cost enterprises an average of $3.92 million
Security breaches have increased by 11% since 2018 and 67% since 2014.
Google was fined $57 billion for GDPR violations by CNIL, a French data protection agency.
64% of Americans have never checked to see if they were affected by a data breach.
Cybercrime will cost the world $10.5 trillion annually by 2025.
$17,700 is lost every minute due to phishing attacks
In 2016, Uber reported that hackers stole the information of over 57 million riders and drivers.
94% of malware is delivered via email
Securing a computer is no longer just doing updates.
48% of malicious email attachments are office files.
Ransomware detections have been more dominant in countries with higher numbers of internet-connected populations. The United States ranks highest with 18.2% of all ransomware attacks.
60 percent of breaches involved vulnerabilities for which a patch was available but not applied
More than 93% of healthcare organizations have experienced a data breach over the past three years. 57% of those have had more than five data breaches during the same timeframe.
Phishing attacks account for more than 80% of reported security incidents
The average time to identify a breach in 2019 was 206 days.
1 in 36 mobile devices had high risk apps installed.
By 2020, security services are expected to account for 50% of cybersecurity budgets.
90% of remote code execution attacks are associated with cryptomining.
40 percent of IT leaders say cybersecurity jobs are the most difficult to fill
The top malicious email attachment types are .doc and .dot which make up 37%, the next highest is .exe at 19.5%.
Attacks on IoT devices tripled in the first half of 2019.
Fileless attacks grew by 256 percent over the first half of 2019
30% of United States users end up opening phishing emails.
Kaspersky says that its web antivirus platform identified 24,610,126 “unique malicious objects” in 2019.
95% of cybersecurity breaches are due to human error.
34% of data breaches involved internal actors.
The estimated losses in 2019 for the healthcare industry are $25 billion.
An attacker resides within a network for an average of 146 days before being detected.
Total cost for cybercrime committed globally will reach $6 trillion by 2021
1,861 people become victims of cyber-attacks every minute.
The cost of lost business averaged $1.42 million.
1 in 13 web requests lead to malware.
The worldwide information security market is forecast to reach $170.4 billion in 2022.
In 2017, 147.9 million consumers were affected by the Equifax Breach.
71 percent of breaches reported were financially motivated.
Ransomware attacks are increasing by more than 350% each year.
Most companies take nearly 6 months to detect a data breach, even major ones.
83% of Americans are using weak passwords.
Protecting privacy on a computer is a continual task.
The average lifecycle of a breach was 314 days (from the breach to containment).
The United States is #1 for targeted attacks.
300 billion passwords will be used by 2022.
Ransomware damage costs will rise to $11.5 billion in 2019 and a business will fall victim to a ransomware attack every 14 seconds at that time.
In 2017, 412 million user accounts were stolen from Friendfinder’s sites.
Malware rates as the most expensive, with an attack costing victims up to $2.6 million.
By 2020, the estimated number of passwords used by humans and machines worldwide will grow to 300 billion.
The most expensive component of a cyber attack is information loss at $5.9 million
1 in 3 Americans will be affected this year by an attack.
WannaCry ransomware attack cost the National Health Service (NHS) over $100 million.
Most malicious domains, about 60%, are associated with spam campaigns.
In 2018, an average of 10,573 malicious mobile apps were blocked per day.
Malicious PowerShell scripts blocked in 2018 on the endpoint increased 1,000%.
There is a hacker attack every 39-seconds , on average.
95% of cybersecurity breaches are due to human error.
Today’s technology and security risks are more complicated.
Emotet used over 290,000 compromised email addresses to spread malware, including 33,000 unique attachments.
63 percent of companies said their data was potentially compromised within the last twelve months due to a hardware- or silicon-level security breach
Global cybersecurity spending is expected to hit $133.7 billion in 2022.
56% of Americans don’t know what steps to take in the event of a data breach.
Financial services had 352,771 exposed sensitive files on average while Healthcare, Pharma and Biotech have 113,491 files on average.
Damage related to cybercrime is projected to hit $6 trillion annually by 2021.
Every 60 seconds $1,138,888 million is lost to cybercrime.