Global personal cyber security pressures 2017

This statistic presents the share of IT security professionals who feel personal pressure related to their security programs as of January 2017. During the global survey, 40 percent of respondents stated that they most felt pressured about their security programs after any major security breach making headlines in the news.

When do you feel the most pressure in relation to your security program?

Share of respondents
Directly following any major security breach making headlines40%
At the end of the quarter21%
Directly before a meeting with the company bosses and the board15%
Directly after a meeting with the company bosses and the board9%
At the end of the fiscal year8%
During the holidays7%
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Source

Release date

April 2017

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

January 2017

Number of respondents

1,600 respondents

Special properties

full-time IT professionals who are security decision makers or influencers

Method of interview

Email survey

Supplementary notes

Who exerts the most pressure on you related to IT security?

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