Measuring Financial Impact of IT Security on Businesses

Provided by Kaspersky Lab

Category Security

Type White Paper

Length 12

Publish Date August 25 2016

Date posted March 30 2017


This report, based on a global study of over 4,000 business representatives from 25 countries, considers IT security budgets, attitudes towards security threats and solutions, and the real cost of data breaches and security incidents as experienced.

With IT security budgets set to grow by 14% over the next 3 years, what does this mean in practice?  Is this enough to safeguard businesses against the very real threats which affect them today (and tomorrow)? And how should this money best be spent to secure against costly attacks?

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