Latest Ponemon Institute Stories

2011-10-19 13:50:00

The Joint Study by ThreatMetrix and The Ponemon Institute Reveals Consumers Trust the Federal Government Least, Local and Municipal Government Most. LOS ALTOS, CA (PRWEB) October 19, 2011 ThreatMetrixâ“ž¢, the fastest growing provider of cloud-based fraud prevention solutions that do not require personally identifiable information (PII), today announced results of a joint study with The Ponemon Institute, âœMobile Payments & Online...

2011-08-04 05:40:00

The costs of cybercrime to businesses and governments grew by 56 percent during the past year, according to an annual study by the Ponemon Institute. The Institute's second annual "Cost of Cyber Crime" study revealed that the median annualized cost of cybercrime incurred by a benchmark sample of organizations ranged from $1.5 million to $36.5 million per organization, with a median yearly cost of $5.9 million. The figures represent a 56 percent increase from those reported in the Institute's...

2011-04-28 08:00:00

ISLANDIA, N.Y. and TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) and the Ponemon Institute, an independent research firm specializing in privacy, data protection and information security policy, today released a study that shows cloud providers and cloud consumers are not aligned on cloud security. Their conflicting views on focus, priority and responsibility suggest a pending security standoff between cloud providers and cloud users. The study,...

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