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74 percent of “cybersecurity pros” at federal agencies say their agency is not completely prepared for international cyber attacks.
68 percent say they see the most breaches when agency users download files.
68 percent say their agency is not prepared for “employees leaking secure information.”
67 percent say their agency is not prepared against malware, hackers and data theft.
66 percent of agency users say security protocols are “burdensome and time consuming.”
62 percent of the cybersecurity pros encounter the most breaches when agency users surf the Web.
50 percent say they witness a security breach “at least once a week.”
Source: A Meritalk survey of 100 federal agency, Department of Defense and intelligence cybersecurity professionals and 100 federal system users conducted throughout August and released Tuesday.
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