About This Statistic
The statistic shows the percentage of worldwide internet application attack traffic in the second quarter of 2017, by originating countries. During that period of time, 33.8 percent of web app attack traffic originated from IP addresses in the United States. The United States were also the country most targeted by web attacks, suffering from over 218 million attacks during the second quarter of 2017. In 2016, the average costs of cyber crime in the United States amounted to 17.36 million U.S. dollars, the most costly worldwide.