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Uncover the Latest Cyber Attack Statistics in Our 2024 Report


Dear Editor,

[Madison, Wisconsin, May 2024] – We are pleased to announce the release of our annual Cyber Attack Statistics Report, highlighting the alarming rise in cyber threats and their potential impact on individuals and businesses. This year’s report from VPNRanks provides a comprehensive analysis of the latest trends, presenting significant statistical data on the frequency and severity of cyber attacks.

Highlights of the Report:

– Frequency of Cyber Attacks: By the end of 2024, cyber attacks are projected to surge to 6,822 daily, occurring every 13 seconds, underscoring the escalating threat landscape.
– Impact on Individuals: VPNRanks predicts that 1,189,381 people will be affected by cyber attacks in 2025, demonstrating the widespread nature of these threats.
– Business Vulnerability: It is forecasted that 78% of businesses could be affected by cyber attacks by the last quarter of 2024, highlighting the critical need for robust cybersecurity measures.
– Compromised Accounts: By 2024, 3.02 billion accounts are projected to be compromised, impacting approximately 1 in 5 internet users globally.
– Email Compromises: It is predicted that 5.8 billion email accounts could be compromised by 2024, affecting 4 in 10 people worldwide.
– Common Threats: The most common cyber attack facing businesses and individuals is phishing, emphasizing the need for increased awareness and prevention strategies.

Cyber threats are growing at an unprecedented rate, affecting millions of individuals and businesses worldwide,” stated Midhat Tilawat, Editor at VPNRanks. “Our report provides critical insights and statistical data to help organizations and individuals understand and mitigate these risks.

About VPNRanks:

VPNRanks is a leading online resource dedicated to providing comprehensive and unbiased reviews of Virtual Private Networks (VPNs). Utilizing its proprietary VPNScore system, VPNRanks evaluates and ranks VPN services based on performance, security, and user satisfaction. With a dedicated team of researchers who analyze and predict cybersecurity trends, VPNRanks has been recognized by leading publications such as The New York Times, The Guardian, Fortune, Vice, TechTarget, and PC Magazine.

You can read the full report here:

Release Date:
29th May, 2024

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