81% of Americans Highly Confident Connected Devices Secure Despite Overlooking Basic Security Hygiene
24x7 Magazine, November 4, 2020
The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), the Nation’s leading nonprofit, public-private partnership promoting cybersecurity and privacy education and awareness, released a new survey report detailing how consumers protect themselves and their data when using connected devices. NCSA’s study, compiled as part of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, surveyed 1,000 U.S. respondents in two age groups (500 ages 18-34; 500 ages 50-75) about perception and behavior around connected device security. The study was conducted from September 9, 2020 to September 16, 2020. Below are the key findings.