Infographic: Number of cybersecurity companies doubled in five years

Figures from the Chamber of Commerce Trade Register indicate that the number of branches of cybersecurity companies increased from 554 to 1048 between 2016 and 2021. Especially in Noord-Holland and Zuid-Holland, many branches were added, no fewer than 259.

Dutch companies – large and small – are subject to an average of 294 attacks per week. A successful hack costs an affected company on average 67,000 euros. One in five entrepreneurs has to deal with this.

On 4 October, the Chamber of Commerce kicked off the European Cyber ​​Security Month with an online magazine for entrepreneurs about digital security. ‘Click here! Wegwijzer Veilig Online’ offers entrepreneurs practical tips, advice and handles to take steps for a safer company online.

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Source: Nieuws – Emerce by

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