Cyber crime: attacks experienced by companies worldwide 2017

Types of cyber attacks experienced by companies worldwide as of August 2017

by J. Clement, last edited Nov 27, 2018
Cyber crime: attacks experienced by companies worldwide 2017 This statistic shows the types of cyber crime attacks most commonly experienced by global companies. During a 2017 survey of 254 companies worldwide, it was found that 98 percent of respondents had experienced malware attacks.
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Types of cyber attacks experienced by companies worldwide as of August 2017

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Share of respondents
Malware98%
Phishing and social engineering69%
Web-based attacks67%
Botnets63%
Malicious code58%
Malicious insiders53%
Denial of service43%
Ransomware27%
Share of respondents
Malware98%
Phishing and social engineering69%
Web-based attacks67%
Botnets63%
Malicious code58%
Malicious insiders53%
Denial of service43%
Ransomware27%
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by J. Clement, last edited Nov 27, 2018
This statistic shows the types of cyber crime attacks most commonly experienced by global companies. During a 2017 survey of 254 companies worldwide, it was found that 98 percent of respondents had experienced malware attacks.
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