Cybersecurity In The Airline Industry Statistics

The airline industry experiences an average of 53 cyberattacks per month, with each attack costing an average of $1.3 million to resolve.

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"Approximately 91% of airlines plan to invest in cyber security programs over the next three years."

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"In 2015, 91% of airlines were planning major programs in cybersecurity."

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"In 2019, there was a 15% increase in cybersecurity breaches in the airline industry compared to 2018."

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"Reports indicate that at least 56% of travelers think that cybercriminals are interested in unauthorized access to passengers' personal travel plan details."

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"A study showed that only 35% of airlines are equipped with necessary measures to safeguard their overall systems."

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"More than half (56%) of airline executives expressed that they are planning or already implementing full-scale end-to-end cybersecurity."

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"Cybersecurity breaches could cost the aviation industry over $3.5 billion annually."

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"From the years 2007-2012, 75 airlines suffered from cybersecurity attacks."

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"24% percent of airlines have reported cyber attacks that resulted in data theft in the last 2 years."

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"It was predicted that airline account fraud would increase by over 61% in 2019."

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"Airlines face 1,000 cyber attacks each month, according to Airbus’ Head of Cybersecurity."

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"89% of airline CIOs said their organisations had been victims of cybersecurity threats at some point."

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"There was a 1,566% increase in cybersecurity incidents from aviation sector stakeholders reported to the US-CERT between 2017 and 2018."

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"96% of airline customers are willing to spend more for stock market flights due to higher perceived security levels, demonstrating the importance of increased cybersecurity measures."

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"The airline industry is projected to spend $3.9 billion on cybersecurity measures by 2021."

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"93% of airline companies have had cybersecurity breaches in the past five years, according to IBM."

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