Cybersecurity Realities and Priorities for 2018 and Beyond
There are five key issues facing security professionals today:
Overall, cybersecurity has become increasingly difficult
Organizations are impacted by the global cybersecurity skills shortage
CISOs are moving toward the business
Cybersecurity budgets are on the rise
Security testing should be a high priority
Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) completed a research survey of 413 IT and cybersecurity professionals with knowledge of, or responsibility for the planning, implementation, and/or operations of their organization’s security policies, processes, or technical safeguards. Survey respondents were in the United States, UK and Australia and worked at enterprise organizations (i.e. more than 1,000 employees). Respondents represented numerous industry and government segments, with the largest participation coming from financial services (i.e. banking, securities, insurance, manufacturing, retail/wholesale, health care, and information technology.
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