2009 survey looks at risk management during economic downturn and finds more than half of firms falling under Basel II requirements reported they were nearly in compliance or had already complied. Also, only 24% have a defined and approved enterprise-level statement of the firms risk appetite; 72% of firms with ERM programs reported that the quantifiable benefits exceeded its costs.
Conducted by: InsightExpress
Sponsored by: Cisco
Number of respondents: 512 IT security professionals across the U.S., Germany, Japan, China and India.
Survey of IT pros from 5 counties compares threat perception, technologies and tools used. For example, nearly one third perceive unauthorized users as the primary IT risk.
Conducted by: Opinion Research
Sponsored by: Deloitte LLP
Number of respondents: 2,008 employed adults and 500 business executives.
Many companies are using social networking to build their businesses; however, it can also hurt companies. A survey finds 58% of executives believe the reputational risk of social networking makes it a boardroom issue but only 15% are taking it to that level.
Conducted by: Clarus Research Group
Sponsored by: Lumension
Number of respondents: 201 Federal government IT security decision makers.
A lack of collaboration across IT and security is increasing the risk of the Federal government's ability to defend against sophisticated attacks, according to the survey. Additionally, 74% working in national defense and security expect a cyberattack by a foreign country in the next year.
Conducted by: BankInfoSecurity.com
Sponsored by: Unsponsored
Number of respondents: More than 100 banking/security leaders from financial institutions of all sizes.
Survey gauges perceived strength of financial institutions' application security programs; 81% are only somewhat or not at all confident in the security of third-party applications.