Warning: These Cyber Security Statistics are Not for the Faint of Heart

$6 trillion. According to Cybersecurity Ventures, that is what cybercrime will cost the world by 2021—annually… As they put more poetically, this will represent “The greatest transfer of economic wealth in history.”

The following is a short compilation of some of the wildest statistics we pulled from the article. We highly encourage you to take a look at the full article at: https://cybersecurityventures.com/cybercrime-damages-6-trillion-by-2021/

Though many industry experts approach cybercrime as a statistical inevitability rather than a chance event, there is still plenty that organizations can and need to do to prepare themselves for mitigating these disasters. It all starts with being proactive. Evaluate the vulnerabilities of your organization’s current security approach, get your employees the relevant training they need to reduce risk, and start budgeting for innovative new solutions like a Software Defined Perimeter.

Connor Cox