A new IBM survey finds 85% consumers anxious over Data Privacy and Security

A new survey shows that 78 percent of U.S. respondents say a company’s ability to keep their data private is “extremely important” and only 20 percent “completely trust” organizations they interact with to maintain the privacy of their data.

The poll underscores the public’s view of the obligation that organizations have to handle data responsibly and protect it from hackers.

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IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index finds cybercriminals focusing on Ransomware and Destructive Attacks

IBM Security (NYSE: IBM) today announced results from the 2018 IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index which found the number of records breached dropped nearly 25 percent in 2017, as cybercriminals shifted their focus on launching ransomware and destructive attacks that lock or destruct data unless the victim pays a ransom.

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