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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 2021

Data provided by 63 respondents*
LATAM, All industries, 99 employees
IT Security budget makes up 26% of the total IT spend
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average
$ 84 732
average
$ 84 732
max
$ 843 750
2021
2024
Expected change to IT security budget in three years
+ 15 %
year
2021
2024
YoY Dynamics
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Threats experienced in the last 12 months

Data provided by 71 respondents*
LATAM, All industries, 99 employees
52%
Viruses & malware
41%
Physical loss of devices or media
36%
Data breach
36%
Malware infection of BYOD devices
35%
Incidents involving non-computing connected devices
34%
Inappropriate IT resource use by employees
33%
Physical loss of company owned mobile devices exposing the organization to risk
33%
Cryptomalware/ransomware
32%
Targeted attacks
32%
Phishing / social engineering attacks on accounts
32%
DDoS attacks
31%
Physical loss of BYOD devices
31%
Fileless attacks
28%
Electronic leakage of data from internal systems
27%
Incidents affecting suppliers that the business shares data with
27%
Inappropriate sharing of data via mobile devices
27%
IT Security policies violation by employees
24%
Cryptomining attacks
23%
Supply chain attacks
21%
Attacks on local / branch offices of our company
17%
Incidents affecting virtualized environments
14%
Incidents affecting IT Infrastructure hosted by a third party
9%
Incidents affecting third party cloud services used by the business
8%
Attacks on point-of-sale (POS) systems
3%
Financial losses due to attacks on ATM
3%
Attacks on online banking services
85%
Any cyberthreat
$ 58 760
Average cost of one incident

Security measures in place

Data provided by 42 respondents*
LATAM, All industries, 99 employees
64%
Endpoint Protection**
87%
Network Securitу
86%
Web Security
80%
Storage array / network attached storage security software
80%
Services - Incident Response
79%
Anti-DDoS Protection
78%
Mobile Security
78%
Messaging Security
75%
Security for Virtualization
73%
Services - Managed Detection & Response
71%
Services - Security Assessment
71%
Services - Threat intelligence
70%
Cloud Workload Security
68%
Network Sandboxing
67%
Services - Security Education & Training
66%
Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) Protection
65%
Security solutions specifically designed for SaaS applications
62%
Industrial Cybersecurity
58%
Container Security
58%
IoT - Transportation Security
53%
SIEM
51%
SOAR
12%
Services - Industrial Cybersecurity Assessment
Recommendations

Latin American companies observe a much higher rate of electronic leakages committed by their staff than in other regions.

The best way to address these shortfalls is to leverage a contract with a professional cybersecurity services provider, which must include cyber awareness training.

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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

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