Cyber crime is more profitable than the global illegal drug trade. (Source: Cybersecurity Ventures) The profit from the illegal drug industry amounts to around $400 billion annually. For comparison, cyber criminals have earned a total of around $600 billion in 2018 and how long have cyber criminals been around compared to the drug trade? Enough said!!
73% of black hat hackers said traditional firewall and antivirus security is irrelevant or obsolete. (Source: Thycotic.com) According to the same survey, 80% of hackers say “humans are the most responsible for security breaches”.