Thales: 34% of U.S. Federal Government Agencies Experienced Data Breach in Last Year
SAN JOSE, Calif., April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity and data security, announces the results of its 2017 Thales Data Threat Report, Federal Edition, issued in conjunction with analyst firm 451 Research. When it comes to data breaches, 34 percent of federal respondents experienced a data breach in the last year and 65 percent experienced a data breach in the past. Almost all (96 percent) consider themselves “vulnerable,” with half (48 percent) stating they are “very” or “extremely” vulnerable. This number is higher than any other U.S. vertical polled for the 2017 report.