Are Americans Getting Cyber Security Wrong? (IT Pro Portal)


From the presidential debates to popular television shows, cybersecurity has been one of the most talked about topics among Americans over past few years. This isn’t surprising, considering the scary statistics that frequently make headlines.

Some sources claim that in 2014 alone, more than 317 million new computer viruses, worms, Trojans, and other malicious software were released; 47 per cent of American adults had their information exposed by hackers; and nearly 1.5 million cyberattacks occurred in the U.S.