Information Security assessment of companies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, February 2015.
Every day critical security incidents show the drastic extent of "successful" cyber attacks for organizations in terms of monetary and material loss. With increasing use of digital technologies and the growing spread of mobile and IoT cyber security is becoming a key factor for companies’ successful digital transformation. To analyze current challenges, trends and maturity of companies state of information security, Capgemini Consulting DACH conducted a survey in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The 2014 Information Security Benchmarking Study shows that information security is insufficiently embedded in most companies‘ business strategy and operations to effectively safeguard organizations against current cyber threats.