Until 2020, data for this region was collected relative to the APAC region. Choose APAC region to see data for Japan up to 2020
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IT security budget in 2021
Data provided by 35 respondents*
Japan, Industrial/Manufacturing, 999 employees
IT Security budget makes up 13% of the total IT spend
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$ 72 666
$ 72 666
$ 390 625
Expected change to IT security budget in three years
Long gone are the times when an air gap would have been considered efficient. Today, industrial and manufacturing companies are just as vulnerable to malware as any other connected enterprise. However, with operational continuity vital, it is worth considering a cybersecurity solution specifically optimized for industrial operations. Another big problem for this sector is the inappropriate use of IT resources by staff, which cannot be solved without regular cyber awareness training. The electronic leakage of information from internal systems, along with the physical loss of devices and data is a big issue for industrial and manufacturing companies in your region, demanding special attention during cybersecurity training. Training should occur regularly and involve renowned cybersecurity professionals.
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*These statistics are based on results from an online survey of 3,063 business representatives from companies with 50 and up to 4,999 employees around the world, conducted in 2021 by Kaspersky and B2B International. Statistics based on less than 30 respondents should be used with caution, due to this being a low base.
** The methodology for measuring endpoint protection represents the penetration of endpoint protection in businesses meaning the proportion of corporate endpoints (both physical devices and virtual endpoints) that have endpoint security software installed in the average organization of this vertical and segment