Explore cyber crime in Asia Pacific and Japan
The cost of cyber crime is on the rise in the APJ region, according to the 2014 Cost of Cyber Crime study from the Ponemon Institute. Among 30 companies surveyed in Australia, the reported per-company cost for Internet-driven crime was $4 million, up 8.4% from 2013. In Japan, the per-company average hit $6.9 million in the study, up 5.7% from 2013.
On the more optimistic side, companies in the region are achieving notable ROI for their investments in cyber security solutions. The average ROI for seven security technologies was 16% in Australia and 17% in Japan. For a close-up view of these and other findings from the institute’s research in Australia and Japan, join Dr. Larry Ponemon, chairman and founder of the Ponemon Institute, for our APJ Security webinar.