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This is the ultimate guide to the cost of IT security. Select the details that match your company to see the average budgets your industry peers spend on IT security (by region, industry, size), what security measures they take, the major threat vectors they encounter, how much money they lose as a result, and what you can do to avoid being compromised. The Calculator has been created as an adjustable tool. The data presented can be updated and/or added to over time based on insights from customers and Kaspersky.

IT security budget in 2019
Data provided by 26 respondents*
APAC & Japan, Retail & Wholesale, 999 employees
IT Security budget makes up 23% of the total IT spend
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$ 532 748
$ 532 748
$ 4 812 500
Expected change to IT security budget in three years
+ 5 %
YoY Dynamics
Threats experienced in the last 12 months
Data provided by 27 respondents*
APAC & Japan, Retail & Wholesale, 999 employees
Viruses & malware
Inappropriate IT resource use by employees
Physical loss of devices or media
Data breach
DDoS attacks
Targeted attacks
Incidents affecting third party cloud services used by the business
Incidents involving non-computing connected devices
Cryptomining attacks
Incidents affecting suppliers that the business shares data with
Incidents affecting IT Infrastructure hosted by a third party
Incidents affecting virtualized environments
Inappropriate sharing of data via mobile devices
Electronic leakage of data from internal systems
Any cyberthreat
$ 77 548
Average cost of one incident
Security measures in place
Data provided by 27 respondents*
APAC & Japan, Retail & Wholesale, 999 employees

Being an agile company in the retail and wholesale segment means you have no time to lose on fixing the consequences of malware infections on your systems. You are encouraged to deploy a comprehensive multi-layered cybersecurity solution in order to prevent an infection from happening. Another big problem for this sector is the inappropriate use of IT resources by staff, which cannot be solved without regular cyber awareness training.

With the wide range of hosting options provided in your region, incidents with third-party cloud services have become usual. This means that in order to add an extra layer of defense for your systems, you should consider deploying a cloud security solution. The physical loss of devices and media is another big issue for your region, demanding special attention during cybersecurity training.

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*These statistics are based on results from an online survey of 4,474 business representatives from companies with up to 4,999 employees around the world, conducted in 2019 by Kaspersky and B2B International. Statistics based on less than 30 respondents should be used with caution, due to this being a low base.

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