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How are you protecting critical websites and web applications from attack? Complete this 5 minute survey to share your strategies and we'll share a polar fleece jacket with you.
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* 1.How concerned are you about data loss or other business impact as a result of a web application attack? [Rate on a scale of 1-5, 1= Not concerned, 5= Very concerned]
 
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* 2.How concerned are you that your company may suffer a business outage or other business impact as a result of DDoS attack? [Rate on a scale of 1-5, 1= Not concerned, 5= Very concerned]
 
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* 3.How confident are you that your current security measures provide sufficient protection against today’s web threats? [Rate on a scale of 1-5, 1= Not confident 5= Very confident]
 
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4.Has your business ever been impacted by a:
Yes No Don’t Know
* Data theft or loss
* DDoS attack
* Web application attack
* DNS hijack or similar type of DNS attack
 
 
4a. If your business has been impacted by an attack, what were the results? (Check all that apply.)
 
Monetary loss
 
Reputation damage
 
Regulatory/compliance fine
 
Lost intellectual property
 
Negative impact on productivity
 
Unscheduled site downtime
 
Other
 

 
 
 
* 5.Converged attacks often use a DDoS attack to bring down a firewall or to distract security analysts while a simultaneous application layer attack is launched to steal business and customer data. What is your view of this type of attack? (Check all that apply.)
 
We have been impacted by this type of assault
 
I know of other websites that were targeted in this way
 
I was not aware of this type of assault
 
I expect this type of attack to increase
 
I expect this type of attack to decline

 
 
* 6.Describe your current DDoS mitigation posture
 
Network firewall in the data center
 
Intrusion prevention system in the data center
 
DDoS mitigation from my ISP
 
Dedicated “scrubber” DDoS mitigation provider
 
Cloud-based CDN DDoS mitigation
 
Combination of 2 or more of the above
 
Nothing in place
 
 
* 7.Describe your current web application security posture
 
On-premise web application firewall
 
Cloud-based web application firewall
 
Combination of on-premise and cloud-based web application firewall
 
Regular application security audits and testing
 
Nothing in place
 
 
* 8.Which additional Web security measures do you currently use? (Check all that apply.)
 
Endpoint security
 
Web gateway
 
Sandboxing system
 
SIEM
 
GRC
 
Other
 

 
 
* 9.How would you characterize your overall security posture/strategy regarding balancing threat risk with business continuity/protection? (Check one.)
 
We track all positive traffic and block everyone else
 
We track all negative traffic and allow everyone else
 
We have a hybrid approach – different posture for different sites/data
 
Do not know
 
Other
 

 
 
* 10.What organization barriers stand in the way of investing in new Web security solutions and/or services? (Check all that apply.)
 
No major barriers in our organization
 
Risk vs. cost: The business as a whole doesn’t believe risk justifies the costs
 
High risk tolerance: We only invest for high-probability attacks
 
Skepticism regarding actual risk: Belief that security industry claims regarding risk are overstated
 
Staffing: Insufficient staffing to implement
 
Lack of focus: Responsibility dispersed among too many managers/departments
 
Other
 

 
 
* 11.How do you currently meet the needs of 24x7 Web security monitoring and remediation?
 
Primarily use external service providers
 
In-house only (developed by my organization’s resources without the aid of outside vendors)
 
Supplement in-house defenses with external service providers
 
Do not know
 
Other
 
 
 
11a. What are the most important factors in choosing an external provider for security monitoring and remediation?
 
Reputation/expertise
 
SLA guarantees around reporting and remediation
 
Prior experience
 
Monitoring infrastructure
 
Price
 
Other
 
 
 
 
* 12.How has your Web security budget changed over the past three years?
 
Grew
 
Declined
 
Stayed the same
 
Do not know
 
 
* 13.How do you anticipate that your Web security budget will change in the next three years?
 
Grow
 
Decline
 
Stay the same
 
Do not know
 
 
* 14.How would you like a representative of Akamai to contact you and discuss your website defense needs?
 
Email
 
Call
 
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* 18.Which of the following best describes your job title?
 
CIO/CTO
 
CISO (chief information security officer)/security management
 
VP (technology or IT)
 
Director (technology or IT)
 
Manager (technology or IT)
 
IT/IS staff
 
Consultant
 
Corporate or Non-IT job title
 
Other
 
 
 
19.Approximately how many employees are in your organization?
 
10,000 or more
 
5,000 to 9,999
 
1,000 to 4,999
 
500 to 999
 
Fewer than 500
 
 
 
20.What is your organization's primary industry?
 
Public Sector/Government
 
Aerospace
 
Banking/Financial Services
 
Construction/Architecture/Engineering
 
Consulting (non-computer)
 
Education
 
Energy/Utilities
 
Financial Services (Banking/Insurance)
 
Healthcare/Pharmaceuticals
 
Manufacturing
 
High-Tech/Computers
 
Media/Entertainment
 
Transportation/Logistics
 
Travel/Hospitality
 
Retail/Wholesale/Trade/Distribution
 
Service Provider/Communications Carrier
 
Other
 
 
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