The Time for MSPs Is Now: SMB Cybersecurity Landscape Report
79 percent of organizations say that cyberattacks against their businesses have increased over the past 12 months. And those attacks are more sophisticated than ever. For SMBs, the time for turning a blind eye to cybersecurity is over. For MSPs, the time to act is now.
Vade commissioned Vanson Bourne to survey IT and business decision makers in SMB organizations to gauge their cybersecurity preparedness, needs, and future goals. In this report, you’ll learn where SMBs are putting their cybersecurity budgets, which MSP services they need most, and what areas of cybersecurity present the biggest opportunities for MSPs.
Highlights from the survey:
- 92% of respondents say they will outsource at least some of their IT to MSPs in two years’ time.
- 63% of respondents say that they lack in-house cybersecurity skills.
- 43% of respondents say threat monitoring and intrusion detection is the most important managed security service to their organization.
- 69% of respondents say a serious cybersecurity breach bypassed their email security solution.