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News article27 September 2021

Study: High risk of cyber attacks for SMEs in India

A new study published by Cisco titled Cybersecurity for SMBs: Asia Pacific Businesses Prepare for Digital Defense shows that small and medium-sized businesses in India are exposed, under attack, and more concerned about cybersecurity threats than before.

According to the study, three in four (74%) SMEs in India suffered an incident in the past year, involving in 85% of the cases the loss of customer data to malicious software, in addition to a tangible impact on the business core.

The study is based on an independent survey of over 3,700 business and IT leaders with cybersecurity responsibilities across 14 markets in the Asia Pacific region.


Publication date
27 September 2021