Sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise and independently conducted by Ponemon Institute, the purpose of this research is to learn the challenges IT and IT security practitioners face in keeping various government agencies secure from attacks and threats. Similar to the private sector, government is the target of cybercriminals and nation state attackers.
We are pleased to present the 2015 Cost of Cyber Crime Study: United States, the sixth annual study of US companies. Sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise, this year’s study is based on a representative sample of 58 organizations in both the public and private sectors. While our research focused on organizations located in the United States, most are multinational corporations.
The Rise of Nation State Attacks, sponsored by CounterTack | MCSI and conducted by Ponemon Institute, reveals organizations’ lack of readiness to respond to nation state attacks due to an uncertainty as to what a nation state attack is and how to identify the key characteristics, methods and motives of these attacks that originate with foreign governments.