We all remember the age-old video game where the hungry Pac-Man chews up dots while pixel ghosts run around trying to obstruct Pac-Man’s path.
Imagine your software is Pac-Man, and the ghosts are hackers you’re constantly running away from. We fear the ghosts, but sometimes we run into a trap, and there’s no way out.
There are certain ways to keep hackers from chasing you in the first place. This Bit9 infographic has interesting facts on cybersecurity, malware and hackers.
A few notable takeaways:
- Government officials are among the most concerned about cybersecurity.
- 61 percent of security and IT professionals think they will be attacked within the next six months.
- Organizations are most likely to be attacked with some form of malware.
- The best way to improve the state of your cybersecurity is by promoting better security policies.