GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Cybersecurity In The Biotech Industry Statistics

Cybersecurity incidents have been steadily increasing in the biotech industry, with a reported 50% rise in data breaches and a 60% increase in ransomware attacks.

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"Biotech firms are twice as likely to face insider threats compared to other sectors."

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"90% of biotech executives believe that their company’s cybersecurity measures will be tested in the next year."

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"Approximately 70% of biotech companies have experienced a significant cyber attack."

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"Ransomware attacks in the biotech sector have increased by 42% over the past year."

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"Cybersecurity professionals in biotech firms are in high demand, with a 56% increase in job postings."

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"Nearly 50% of biotech companies have reported phishing as the most common type of cyber attack."

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"25% of biotech companies have implemented AI-based cybersecurity defenses."

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"Only 37% of biotech companies feel they are adequately prepared for cyber threats."

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"72% of biotech firms have experienced at least one cyber attack in the last two years."

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"Over 80% of biotech firms are actively increasing their cybersecurity budgets."

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"14% of global cyber-attacks target the biotech sector."

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"Cloud-based security solutions are adopted by 67% of biotech companies."

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"The average cost of a data breach in the biotech sector is around $5.5 million."

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"Biotech organizations are 300% more likely to experience a data breach than other industries."

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"The FDA has issued various guidelines to help biotech firms improve cybersecurity."

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"Over 50% of biotech data breaches involve third-party vendors."

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"A significant 85% of biotech companies are investing in employee cybersecurity training."

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"60% of cyber-attacks in the biotech industry are targeted at patient data and intellectual property."

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"94% of biotech firms consider cybersecurity a top priority."

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"Multi-factor authentication is used by less than 60% of biotech companies."

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