IoT Cyberattacks Are The New Normal, The Security Mindset Isn't
HelpNet Security, May 29th, 2019
June 9, 2019,
Volume 255, Issue 1

Eight in ten organizations have experienced a cyberattack on their IoT devices in the past 12 months, according to new research by Irdeto

"Of those organizations, 90% experienced an impact as a result of the cyberattack, including operational downtime and compromised customer data or end-user safety. This demonstrates the security limitations of many IoT devices and the need for organizations to think carefully about a cybersecurity strategy amidst an IoT deployment...

The impact of IoT cyberattacks

The Irdeto Global Connected Industries Cybersecurity Survey of 700 enterprises in five countries (China, Germany, Japan, UK and US) also found that organizations in transport, manufacturing and healthcare have suffered substantial losses due to IoT-related vulnerabilities, with the average financial impact as a result of an IoT-focused cyberattack identified as more than $330,000..." - HelpNet Security

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