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You are right -- what do you study -- in the -- and that happened common -- they've all been hacked recently but they're not alone according to a new survey.
Hackers were able to -- network security defense is nearly 90% of the time so what do companies need to do.
To keep from being hacked going for joining us now screen -- but vice president -- security strategy Juniper Networks a company that sponsored the survey.
Welcome to the show you -- -- -- it was really is surprised by some of the results of this survey where you interviewed over a thousand CIO's.
About security give us some of the highlights that we can express.
Our viewer it's yes sure it was a very interesting survey results as you mentioned over a thousand -- CIO's that we're serving as part of this.
I'm across the multitude of industries.
And what while we see the high level Sony city -- other organizations being attacked what was interesting about this is that over 90% of these companies said that they've suffered a breach.
Over the course of the last twelve months.
And was really -- -- is that a large percentage of those said that they suffered multiple breaches and that same timeframe.
And on average these breaches custom somewhere north of half million dollars on a per incident.
You know we see and we also see this anecdotal evidence in the newspapers Sony say yes and the government's not immune we've seen the FBI -- the night and that's also.
-- their security system speak twice as happening all of a sad then -- -- on -- for you have well what.
Really interesting is that over the course of the last two to three years we've seen a significant amount of sophistication.
That is occurred from that hacker community and if you look at the -- community as a whole.
There's three sort of bad sets a bad actors.
There is the activists everybody knows -- that had lull security anonymous and others that are really sort of trying use hacking.
The -- political points but there -- the attack a community of old which was really all about notoriety they wanted to be known now they've moved to model of profitability.
Because what they're doing is they're trying to extract sensitive information.
Ala Sony credit card information right personal information city -- and Citibank they can then be resold on the black market because each of these assets.
Have actual monetary value and they built a business model around -- I think to your point is malevolent attacks seem to really Yankee -- might get my attention.
I just attacking just the question -- -- hurt these companies may be because the multinational the government agencies.
What kind of threat does that pose to the general public.
Well you know the reality is.
We all have sensitive information inside of all these organizations right I had a Citibank account I may be someone that plays -- Sony system online.
And the challenge with the general public is twofold first -- -- is my privacy.
Takes on my credit card information and other assets the second aspect that hurts business in directly through the consumers that it really erodes the confidence of the consumer.
Especially as more organizations and.
To whom the wire these businesses so she -- -- thinking that if I -- that you know our bonds jumped talking to get to the quarry and try to get you -- -- more -- but it seems a -- it's they continue to skirt when it comes to making a real and that's what's needed.
To protect us and I information.
-- today it's it's a good point you make -- they're actually not cheap the survey results showed that over recorded these companies spend about 25% of their entire IT budget.
Specifically on security apology yet.
It's a sizable investment.
The real challenge is the old world of security was -- -- secure the perimeter.
But the reality is that model doesn't apply I mean if you think about the perimeter of an enterprise or an organization.
It's gone I now have ipads iphones.
So they have to extend the security model from the device to the network all the way through to the application and organizations are just the beginning -- -- starting to take better.
You got ten seconds before we let ego cream let our our viewers know what they can do to protect themselves we don't wanna leave everything in the hands of corporations what can they -- to also.
Increase their security.
Best thing you can do particularly personal devices whether to notebook netbook or Smartphone is locked down that device but -- run at -- secures your personal information are eight -- to Babson Juniper Networks or great staff for giving like means is that -- -- that's -- that I thought -- -- done well.
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