2020 cyber-security survey shows Americans are overconfident
- 1 in 4 people has had their identity stolen – most still don’t use identity protection.
- More than 1 in 3 people have fallen for a phishing scam.
- Only 39% of people can confidently explain what malware is.
- Tech savvy people are worse about their online security than others.
- Even small business owners who should know better aren’t taking precautions.
2020 cyber-security best practices by state
Top 3 least cyber-secure
(and most hackable) states
Nearly 3 out of 4 New Yorkers share passwords between personal and business accounts.
41% of Californians have had their identities stolen at least once.
Nearly 50% of Texans believe they were targeted in a phishing attack.
Top 3 most cyber-secure states
About half of New Jersey residents have improved the security of work devices.
9 out of 10 Oregonians have never discarded an old device without wiping it first.
87% of Wyoming residents regularly back up their data.