Only 4% of firms in India are ready to tackle cybersecurity risks.

Syllabus: GS-III; Subject: Internal Security; Topic: Cyber security, Issue: Cyber Readiness

Context: Cisco’s 2024 Cybersecurity Readiness Index.

Highlights of the Report:

  • Only 4% of Indian companies have mature cybersecurity readiness
  • Companies face challenges defending against phishing, ransomware, and other modern threats.
  • Complex security setups hinder defense efforts, dominated by multiple-point solutions.
  • Despite challenges, 88% of organizations feel moderately to very confident in their defenses.
  • Emphasizes need for increased investment and integrated platform approach to strengthen defenses.
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