Web based security attacks increased by 93% from 2009 to 2010

Web based security attacks increased by 93% from 2009 to 2010

Posted on April 6th, 2011 by admin

 

Cyber attacks continue to rise making online activity that much riskier.  Symantec recently released new statistics showing an alarming rate of growth in attacks.

Some figures in that report are;

93% increase in web based attacks

260,000 is the average number of identities exposed by each data breach

$ 0.07 to $ 100 is the price for black market stolen credit card numbers, you get a big discount buying in volume!!

See the full article at “Tech News World”

http://www.technewsworld.com/story/72216.html