GUEST ESSAY: The case for leveraging hardware to shore up security — via a co-processor
The Last Watchdog
MARCH 31, 2022
Cybersecurity has never felt more porous. You are no doubt aware of the grim statistics: •The average cost of a data breach rose year-over-year from $3.86 million to $4.24 million in 2021, according to IBM. The majority of cyberattacks result in damages of $500,000 or more, Cisco says. •A A sobering analysis by Cybersecurity Ventures forecasts that the global cost of ransomware attacks will reach $265 billion in 2031. • The FBI reports that 3,000-4,000 cyberattacks are counted each day.