One-Third of Corporate Cyberattacks Succeed: Accenture

Nov. 2 — About one-third of targeted attempts to breach corporations’ cybersecurity defenses succeed but three-quarters of executives remain unaccountably confident in their security strategies, Accenture Plc. reported Nov. 2 in a survey of 2,000 security officers representing large enterprises worldwide. The “alarmingly high” failure rate in defending against attacks is compounded by their “sheer volume,” Accenture…