Annualized percentage of the cost of cyber crime for companies in the United States as of August 2015, by attack type

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Six-year averageFY 2015
Malicious code2424
Denial of service1816
Phishing and social engineering1114
Web-based attacks1312
Malicious insiders910
Stolen devices117
Viruses, Worms and Trojans64
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This statistic gives information on the percentage of annualized cyber crime cost of U.S. companies as of August 2015, by type of attack. During that year, 24 percent of annualized costs caused by cyber crime were due to malicious code.

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