Cyber threats are everywhere, and they affect everyone.
- More than 60% of Americans have personally experienced a major data breach. (Pew Research Center)
- The cost of the average data breach to a U.S. company was nearly $8 million. (Symantec 2019 Internet Security Threat Report)
- A growing number of local public entities, such as township and village governments as well as school districts, are facing malicious cyber attacks.
The state of Michigan has long been considered a national leader on cybersecurity, leading the discussion on emerging trends and best practices in policy, law, and all manner of public and private interests. That’s why Michigan provides numerous resources to educate residents and business on how to be cyber smart.