To say that cybercrime is on the rise is a massive understatement. A University of Maryland study found that hackers are attacking computers and networks at a “near-constant rate”, with an average of one attack every 39 seconds. Another study, commissioned by Bromium and presented by Dr Michael McGuire at RSA, has found that the cybercrime economy has grown to $1.5 trillion dollars annually
If 77% of cyberattacks happen through apps, why do companies spend 90% of their security budget securing the perimeter of their systems? F5 Networks revealed this statistic back in 2016, and yet businesses don’t seem to have changed their spending priorities.