Survey reveals organizations’ security priorities for 2021 and beyond

Published: Wednesday, 09 December 2020 09:48

Check Point has released the findings of a new survey, which shows organizations’ key cyber security priorities and challenges through to 2023, and highlights the changes to their security strategies forced by the COVID-19 pandemic during 2020.

Over half of respondents said their organizations are seeing more attacks and threats now than at the start of 2020.  The majority believe their approach to security will not return to its pre-pandemic state, with just one in five saying that their security operations have returned to what they were. 

Key findings from the survey of over 600 IT security professionals around the world are:

The survey was conducted by Dimensional Research, with 613 respondents from organizations globally.  All respondents have responsibility for IT security within their organizations. 

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