Cybersecurity remains chief among IT concerns. Discover how leaders around the globe view this all-important measure.
In 2013, 78% of all respondents saw cybersecurity as a major concern in the next 3–5 years. That focus has only intensified in the intervening year. In 2014, 82% of all respondents cited cybersecurity as a high or critical concern for the next 12 months, the highest percentage across all surveyed categories.
Priorities for the coming 12 months
Although 65% of respondents from the government/public sector industry cited cybersecurity as an area of high or critical priority for the coming year, 16% of respondents from this same group believe cybersecurity hinders innovation, the highest such response from any industry.
Belief that cybersecurity has a negative impact on innovation