Cyber Crimes are growing and by 2017, the global Cyber Security market is expected to skyrocket to $120.1 billion. The estimated annual cost over global cyber crime is 100 billion. Check out our infographic to know the latest statistics and trends of Cyber Crime industry.
Infographic by- GO-Gulf
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Yearly Cyber Crime Victim Count Estimate
|Victims per year||556 million|
|Victims per day||Over 1.5 million|
|Victims per second||18|
|Identities exposed||More than 232.4 million|
More than 600,000 FaceBook accounts are compromised every day.
15% of social network users have reported that their profiles have been hacked by pretenders.
1 in 10 social network users said they’d fallen victim to a scam or fake link on social network platforms.
Common Types Of Cyber Attacks
|Viruses, malware, worms, trojans||50%|
|Theft of data-bearing devices||28%|
Botnets have been using as many as 120,000 infected “zombie” computers to send out spam each day.
% Of Cybercrime Victims By Gender
59% of ex-employees admitted to stealing company data when leaving previous jobs.
Data Breach Statistics By Industry
|The Major Motivation Behind Cyber Attacks|
*is the use of computers and computer networks to promote political ends, chiefly free speech, human rights, and information ethics
Statistics Of Bank Fund Fraud Cases Loss And Recovery
- 22% were able to hold on to funds
- 10% were able to recover fraudulently transferred funds
- 68% were declared unrecoverable
- 37% caused loss to banks due to reimbursements
- 60% caused loss to businesses
Causes For 85% Of Direct Financial Costs Of Cyber-Attacks In The U.S
|Theft or Loss||
Russia and the U.S. are the largest contributors when it comes to malware attacks making up 39.4% and 19.7% of hosted malware, respectively.
US Navy sees 110,000 cyber-attacks every hour, or more than 30 every single second
Top 15 Countries Where Cyber Attacks Originate (February 2013)
Source of Attack
Number of Attacks