Two thirds of Irish businesses to increase IT security spending

Dell Technologies survey shows 93 per cent of firms have taken steps to enhance data protection in the last year

Catherine Doyle of Dell Technologies Ireland said cyber risks weighed heavily on the minds of business leaders. Picture: Dell Technologies Ireland

Over two thirds of Irish businesses plan to invest in cyber security as cyber threats continue to increase, according to a new study by Dell Technologies.

The Digital Pulse Survey of over 150 business leaders - conducted by Dell and the Executive Institute - found that 66 per cent of firms plan to make more investments in cyber while an overwhelming majority, 93 per cent, have taken steps to enhance their data protection measures ...