Ponemon Institute
Sign Up for the Ponemon News Feed for special reports and important updates regarding privacy and security

News & Updates

Ponemon Institute is pleased to announce the release of Flipping the Economics of Attacks, sponsored by Palo Alto Networks. In this study, we look at the relationships between the time spent and compensation of today’s adversaries and how organizations can thwart attacks. As revealed in this research, while some attackers may be motivated by non-pecuniary reasons, such as those that are geopolitical or reputational, an average of 69 percent of respondents say they are in it for the money.


Blog Archives for November 2012
Edelman Privacy Risk Index
November 15, 2012, 11:03 am

We are very pleased to introduce the Edelman Privacy Risk Index developed in collaboration with Ponemon Institute.  The Index provides a high level risk coefficient specified for various sized business organizations. The Index is derived from Meta analysis of Ponemon research involving more than 6,400 individuals located in 29 countries.  Here is the link to the online calculator:

Security (23)
Privacy (22)
global security (1)
Providers (1)