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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 September 2014
Is Your Company Ready for a Big Data Breach? The Second Annual Study on Data Breach Preparedness
September 15, 2014, 12:00 am

With data breaches making headlines the world over, awareness about the importance of havingtechnologies and governance practices in place to respond to such incidents should be at an alltime high. In this study sponsored by Experian® Data Breach Resolution, we surveyed 567 executives in the United States about how prepared they think their companies are to respond to a data breach.

The complete study, Is Your Company Ready for a Big Data Breach? The Second Annual Study on Data Breach Preparedness, is available for download.

Security in the New Mobile Ecosystem
September 29, 2014, 12:00 am

Ponemon Institute and Raytheon are pleased to present the findings of Security in the New Mobile Ecosystem. The purpose of this research is to examine the impact of mobile devices, mobile apps and the mobile workforce (a.k.a. mobile ecosystem) on the overall security posture of organizations in the United States.

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