Asia Pacific organizations face greater risk of cyber attacks than global average: report

Published: Friday, 02 October 2015 07:40

FireEye, Inc., has released its latest Regional Advanced Threat Report for Asia Pacific. FireEye found that 33 percent of observed organizations in the Asia Pacific region were exposed to targeted cyber attacks in the first six months of 2015. Organizations in all countries included in the report were observed to have greater exposure to targeted attacks than the global average.

Other key findings in the report include:

The industries most likely to be attacked were found to be telecommunications, government, education, high-tech and financial services. Education rose significantly in rank from past findings.

View the full report here (PDF).