IT Infrastructure

Dangerous solo efforts in the fight against cybercrime

Cyber attacks and their consequences have been a reality faced by Swiss businesses for some time now: A survey conducted by KPMG Switzerland shows that nearly half (42%) of the companies that have been the victims of a cyber attack suffered financial losses and dis-ruptions to their business activities as a result.

Next curve in cyber security threatens to overwhelm Swiss companies

Cyber-attacks are a reality for most Swiss companies. But cyber security falls short when facing the new perils arising in connection with the Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence. For the third consecutive year, our study “Clarity on Cyber Security” provides some insight into how Swiss organizations deal with new challenges.
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The next wave of challenges in Cyber Security

Swiss companies are underestimating the cyber risks associated with the Internet of Things. They are still not working together enough on digital security and lack a complete understanding of the threats involved, as illustrated in KPMG’s latest study, “Clarity on Cyber Security”.

Schweizer Firmen zu wenig für Cyberangriffe gewappnet

Durch die fortschreitende Digitalisierung hat das Thema Cyberkriminalität auch hierzulande massiv an Brisanz gewonnen. So verursachte Cyberkriminalität in der Schweiz im letzten Jahr einen volkswirtschaftlichen Schaden in der Höhe von rund CHF 200 Millionen.

IT departments as true “value contributors”

Information technology (IT) is the backbone of most of today’s businesses. Unfortunately the value generated by IT investments is not adequately recognized by many organizations. IT is still seen as a cost driver, rather than an equal partner and value creator.