Must Know Cyber Stats For 2021

Must Know Cyber Stats For 2021

Cybersecurity Awareness Month is intended to raise employee awareness in every way possible.

It’s never been more important for cybersecurity to be top of mind for all of us. We are all connected to the internet both professionally and personally, therefore, we are all exposed to the bad guys. To that end,  it’s important that we know how to prevent cybersecurity attacks and what it means to do our part and be Cyber Smart.

Stats

  • The U.S government allocated an estimated $18.78 billion for cybersecurity spending in 2021.
  • Damage related to cybercrime is projected to hit $10.5 trillion annually by 2025.
  • 64% of Americans have never checked to see if they were personally affected by a data breach.
  • 16% of healthcare providers reporting having “fully functional” security programs.
  • In April 2020, Google blocked 18 million daily malware and phishing emails related to COVID.
  • 89% of healthcare organizations had patient data lost or stolen in the past two years.
  • Google has registered 2,145,013 phishing sites as of January 17, 2021.  This is up from 1,690,000 on January 19, 2020.
  • 20% of organizations said they faced a security breach as a result of a remote worker.

 

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Everyday actions including online shopping, banking, and even simply browsing the internet can expose your clients’ personal information and make them more vulnerable to cybercriminals. Since cybercrime has evolved, NortonLifeLock has evolved as well. LifeLock, a leader in identity theft protection, and Norton, a pioneer in consumer cybersecurity, are now one company. Their innovative employee benefit plans will help protect an employee’s identity, personal information, and connected devices against the myriad of threats they may face in their digitally connected homes, workplaces, and when using public Wi-Fi.

If you see something say something.  The bad guys only have to get it right once, we need to get it right every time!

Our WIA Cyber Team and helpdesk are here to help our clients. . Take a company audit, your preparedness is your responsibility.

 

For information about transparency providers and new tech tools contact us at info@medicalsolutionscorp.com or (855)667-4621.

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