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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 138 respondents*
North America, All industries, -1 employees
IT Security budget makes up 23% of the total IT spend
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average
$ 12 441 350
average
$ 12 441 350
max
$ 125 000 000
2019
2022
Expected change to IT security budget in three years
+ 8 %
year
2019
2022
YoY Dynamics
Threats experienced in the last 12 months
Data provided by 150 respondents*
North America, All industries, -1 employees
59%
Viruses & malware
53%
Physical loss of devices or media
47%
Data breach
45%
Inappropriate IT resource use by employees
44%
Targeted attacks
44%
Incidents affecting third party cloud services used by the business
42%
DDoS attacks
42%
Inappropriate sharing of data via mobile devices
39%
Incidents affecting IT Infrastructure hosted by a third party
37%
Incidents involving non-computing connected devices
36%
Cryptomalware/ransomware
35%
Electronic leakage of data from internal systems
34%
Incidents affecting virtualized environments
32%
Cryptomining attacks
28%
Incidents affecting suppliers that the business shares data with
11%
Phishing / social engineering attacks on accounts
3%
Financial losses due to attacks on ATM
2%
Attacks on point-of-sale (POS) systems
2%
Attacks on core transactional / back office systems
1%
Attacks on online banking services
77%
Any cyberthreat
$ 1 114 981
Average cost of one incident
Security measures in place
Data provided by 150 respondents*
North America, All industries, -1 employees
Recommendations

There is an alarming tendency of growing amount of targeted attacks affecting North American businesses.

To counter this growing threat, you are encouraged to put up stronger anti-targeted attacks capabilities and better train your security professionals.

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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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