More midsize companies are being attacked by cybercriminals at the same time they're spending less on security, says a McAfee report released Wednesday.
Across the world, more than half of the 900 midsize businesses (51 to 1,000 employees) surveyed by McAfee for its report, The Security Paradox, said they've seen an increase in security breaches over the past year. Despite the threat, the recession has caused most of these companies to freeze their IT security budgets.
McAfee found that the costs of dealing with a security attack can be high. Over the last year, one of five … Read more