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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.


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Cyber Security Incident Response: Are We as Prepared as We Think?
January 21, 2014, 3:00 pm

Why is the CEO the last to know if the company had a cyber attack? According to the IT experts in our latest study, only 20 percent say they have regular communication with their senior leadership about threats and only 14 percent say the C-suite takes part in incident response. We hope you will read our latest study, Cyber Security Incident Response: Are We as Prepared as We Think? Sponsored by Lancope, IT experts share their insights about the state of incident response. The report can be found at:

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