Cyber attack types: awareness among clerical employees in France 2015

This statistic illustrates clerical employees' awareness of different types of cyber attacks in France in 2015. It reveals that 88 percent of responding employees reported knowing precisely what a computer virus was.

Knowledge and understanding of cyber attack types among clerical employees in France in 2015*

Type of cyber attackI know precisely what it is.I have a vague idea what it is.I do not know what it is.
A computer virus88%11%1%
A firewall75%24%1%
A hacker80%17%3%
A cyber attack75%20%5%
Phishing71%21%8%
Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

June 2015

Region

France

Survey time period

May 13-26, 2015

Number of respondents

1,010 respondents

Special properties

clerical employees

Method of interview

Computer-assisted web interviews (CAWI)

Supplementary notes

* This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Pour chacun des termes suivants, merci de nous indiquer si vous voyez précisément de quoi il s’agit, si vous en avez une idée mais imprécise ou si vous ne savez pas ce que c’est:
-Un virus informatique
-Un pare-feu (firewall)
-Un hackeur
-Une cyberattaque
-L'hameçonnage ou phishing"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Cyber security of companies in the United Kingdom (UK)"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.