Finjan’s Survey Organizations Perceive Cybercrime as Business Risk

Sep 16, 2008

Finjan Inc., a provider of secure web gateway solutions for the enterprise market, announced the findings of its web security survey of 1387 IT/Security professionals conducted during July 2008. The results reveal that 91% of all respondents perceive cybercrime as a major business risk, specifically the possibility of their sensitive information such as customer, patient, and employee data being stolen by crimeware. Findings from the survey include: 73% of the all responding CIOs and CSOs were more concerned about data theft, more than half of the respondents (54%) worry about their corporate employee information being stolen, and 25% of the respondents reported that their data had been breached, with an overwhelming 42% of respondents who could not exclude the possibility of a breach.