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  • www.websense.com/prosandcons SECURITY PROS & ‘CONS’: IT professionals on confidence, confidential data, and today’s cyber-cons Based on an independent study of 1,000 international IT security managers and 1,000 employees Over-confidence among security professionals False sense of security leads to data leaks 82% of IT security managers feel CONFIDENT that their IT security protects their company against modern malware YET only 48% protect themselves against company-confidential data being uploaded to the web Misperception of risk 40%+ believe they have DLP in place to protect their data in rest, use, and motion. In reality, only 2% are using a solution capable of this 50%+ believe they have real-time detection of malware. In reality, the majority are using AV not designed to protect against advanced attacks. 37% report data had been lost by employees 24% say their CEO or other executives’ confidential data had been breached 20% state data affected by regulatory compliance was compromised 20% have seen confidential information posted on a social networking site 19% of companies have fallen victim of an advanced persistent threat (APT) ©2011 Websense, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  • Employees’ right to security Both IT security managers and employees place IT security as the third most important employee ‘right’ following a proper lunch break and coffee breaks. Employees 70% Coffee breaks 53% Protection against internet security threats Protection against accidental data leaks IT security managers Personal web browsing Cigarette breaks 91% 71% A proper lunch break 47% 71% 62% 53% 23% 23% 37% 18% 16% 22% Accessing social networking sites Data breaches put IT jobs on the line 86% say their job would be at risk if a security incident were to occur, including: 36% CEO or other executive’s confidential data was breached 34% Losing data needed for compliance 34% Confidential information posted on a social networking site 30% A serious security breach happening more than once 28% Losing customer-confidential information 28% Failing to pass a third-party compliance security audit ©2011 Websense, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  • Stress of security Data talk at the top 91% of IT security managers report new levels of management have engaged in data security conversations in the last year 72% say an incident such as a minor car accident, $$ 43% Head of IT 38% Managing Director 33% CEO 29% Head of Legal 27% Head of Compliance managing personal debt or divorce is LESS stressful than being responsible for protecting their company’s confidential data. including 14% that say losing their job would be LESS stressful than staying in their current role! Download the full report ‘Security Pros and ‘Cons’: IT professionals on confidence, confidential data, and today’s cyber-cons’ to find out more about the State of Security today. www.websense.com/prosandcons ©2011 Websense, Inc. All Rights Reserved.