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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.


Ponemon Library Archives for February 2010
Making Web 2.0 Work
February 17, 2010, 11:01 am

(click to download study) Ponemon Institute with sponsorship from IBM conducted a study of Web 2.0 users in the US, Brazil, Russian Federation, People's Republic of China, Singapore, Sweden and Germany to understand their perceptions about responsibility when using Internet collaboration tools.

How Global Organizations Approach the Challenge of Protecting Personal Data
February 17, 2010, 11:01 am

(click to download study) How data privacy perceptions and practices around the globe inform and influence data protection practices. More than 5,500 business leaders were surveyed.

2010 Most Trusted Companies for Privacy
February 28, 2010, 10:01 am

US Consumers
(click to download study) The only objective study that asks US consumers to name and rate organizations they believe are most committed to the privacy of their personal information.

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