2018 Thales Data Threat Report
Federal Government Edition

Concentrates on the results of a survey of 100 IT security pros from U.S. federal agencies

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Data breaches – A new reality for U.S. federal agencies

2018 Thales Data Threat Report

Federal agencies are experiencing a “perfect storm” around data that is putting agency secrets, and the private data of over 330 million citizens, at risk. Read in the report about how the digital transformation of government, mounting attacks and perennial problems with budgets, hiring and legacy systems are putting this government data at risk – as well as the best practice recommendation for combatting federal government data breach problems from 451 Research’s Principal Analyst for Information Security, Garrett Bekker.

Key U.S. Federal Statistics

70%

Of federal agencies have now been breached

57%

Have been breached in the past year

93%

of Federal Government organizations increasing IT security spending

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2018 Thales Data Threat Report – Federal Edition Written by Garrett Bekker , Principal Analyst for Information Security with 451 Research, this year’s report is based on a survey by 451 of over 1200 senior security executives from around the world, including 100 IT from U.S. federal agencies. Download Now