Data breach statistics according to infosec specialists

6 out of 10 businesses dealt with a data breach during the past three years.

Nearly 6,000 information security specialists participated in the research which shows that 57% of them are sure that C-level executives are the most likely to disregard security policies.

58% are concerned whether their workplace is prepared for fighting off a global cyberattack.

A third of information security professionals are convinced that their company might be exposed to some running processes launched by an attacker but aren’t aware of it.

Almost half of respondents claim that they suffer stress and fatigue as nearly half of alerts appear to be false alarms.

73% of professionals think that their companies are under-resourced and can’t withstand an external violator. More than a half of specialists were on the verge of quitting their job at their companies for that reason.

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