Prepare For The Worst
Cybersecurity Breaches Are The New Normal
Cybersecurity breaches are the new normal. To develop resilience, IT leaders need to gather organization-wide buy-in on counter-measures, according to PwC's Global State of Information Security Survey 2018.
AWARE BUT UNPREPARED
While executives are cognizant of threats, many have not put plans or people in place to respond.
|of executives do not have an incident-response plan.|
|do not have an employee security awareness training program.|
Less than half of all organizations have adopted processes to uncover cyber risks.
|48% actively monitor/analyze information security intelligence.|
|45% conduct vulnerability assessments.|
|45% conduct threat assessments.|
|42% conduct penetration tests.|
THE DAMAGE DONE
Executives anticipate significant negative impacts of successful cyberattacks against automation and/or robotics systems.
|40% Disruption of operations/manufacturing|
|39% Loss or compromise of sensitive data|
|32% Negative impact to quality of products produced|
|29% Damage to physical property|
|22% Harm to human life|
Source: Global State of Information Security Survey 2018, PwC, 2018