Authored on: Jun 07, 2013
The Check point 2013 Security Report examines top security threats, risky web applications that compromise network security, and loss of data caused by employees unintentionally. Based on research of 900 companies and 120,000 hours of monitored traffic, our study revealed startling details of real risks faced by enterprises including:
63% of the organizations were infected with bots.
75% of the organizations visited malicious websites.
54% of the organizations had at least one potential data loss incident
36% of the financial organizations sent credit card information outside of the organization.
16% of the healthcare and insurance organizations sent HIPPA-protected health information outside of the organization.
Most importantly, the report provides security recommendations on how to protect against these threats. To learn more, download the Check Point 2013 Internet Security Report.