Get Ahead of Cybercrime (EY)

December 2014



Ernst & Young

  • Ernst & Young


Reports in the media regularly illustrate that cyber threats are increasing in their levels of persistence, sophistication and organization: the damage caused by a cyber attack can severely impact a business.

As we discussed in last year’s Global Information Security Survey (GISS) 2013 report, even if you have not experienced an attack yet, you should assume that your organization will have been targeted, or that your security has already been breached.

In our 2014 survey, we discovered that organizations are making progress on building the foundations of cybersecurity — and this progress is important — however, most respondents report having only a “moderate” level of maturity in their foundations.