Hacking Victims are Uncovering Cyberattacks Faster – and GDPR is the Reason Why (ZDNet)


The amount of time hackers spend inside the networks of compromised organisations before being uncovered has massively declined across Europe — and GDPR is a key reason for the drop. Analysis of cyberattacks by researchers at FireEye reveals that the median dwell time from the start of an intrusion to it being identified has fallen from 177 days last year to 54 days now — a 70% decrease.