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Security and privacy in 2015 | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT –

Concerned about online security and privacy? You’re not alone. 84 percent of IT organizations are worried about security breaches in 2015, according to a survey by Tech Pro Research, ZDNet reports.


They have good reason to be aware. 35 percent of companies reported a security or privacy breach in 2014, with government the most affected industry. Education, by contrast, had no breaches at all.


Only 15 percent plan to significantly increase their security funding, however. Although companies realize the level of risk, many may feel their current resources are sufficient. Most organizations remain confident, with 59 percent expecting to be more secure in 2015 than in 2014.