40% of assets remain unmonitored and pose the biggest threat to organizations globally.
61% of global organizations confirmed they had been breached at least once over the last 12 months, with 31% experiencing multiple breaches during the same period.
On an average business day, 55,686 physical and virtual assets are connected to organizational networks. Global respondents shared that only 60% of these assets are monitored on average, leaving 40% unmonitored.
Just under half (45%) report using 10 or more different sources to collect data relating to threat intelligence. On average, only 58% of the information gathered is actionable, leading to 29% of respondents saying their cybersecurity team is overwhelmed by cyber threat information.
Three-quarters (75%) of global respondents say employees are downloading shadow IT to connected assets in the work environment at least some of the time, with a quarter (25%) reporting that this happens all the time.
On average, global respondents indicated their organizations use 11 different tools to manage network-connected assets, while 44% admit to still using manual spreadsheets.