It seems to have taken a fairly long time for the message toget through to customers but finally the vast majority understand criminals arebehind security attacks.
The days of the lonely teenage virus writer are long goneand with 91% of companies reporting that they perceive cyber crime to be amajor risk in a Finjan survey customers appear to have accepted that.
According to the vendor’s Q2 Trend Report the awareness ofdata theft is not far behind an understanding that cyber criminals are involvedin the market.
”As the Web has become the major malware infection channel,crimeware-filtering capability has become a critical component inorganizations’ Web security strategy,” said Yuval Ben-Itzhak, chief technology officerat Finjan.
“Our web security survey report provides an importantinsight on how organizations perceive cyber crime today and their preferredsolution to prevent it.,” he added.
Security vendors have been pushing the cyber crime messagefor a fair while, including at events like InfoSec,but it has taken a fairwhile for the message to sink in among users.