Deloitte survey shows rise in attacks but flat security budgets

Thursday, 27 May 2004, 4:28 PM EST

A survey of top financial services firms by Deloitte showed that a majority of organizations have suffered external attacks within the past year but many don't expect their security budgets to grow.

Eighty-three percent of respondents reported that their systems had been compromised in the past year, compared to 39 percent in 2002, according to Deloitte's annual Global Security Survey for 2004, published this month. Of that group, 40 percent said the breaches resulted in financial loss.


By Marcia Savage at SC Magazine.

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