The State of Cyber Readiness Among Small and Medium-sized Businesses 2024

In the first quarter of 2024, CRI engaged a cross-section of nearly 100 SMBs, large corporations, cybersecurity providers, and non-profit organizations to delve into the challenges hindering the adoption of cybersecurity best practices. Among the notable barriers identified, low awareness, inadequate implementation strategies, and lack of incentives emerged as primary obstacles impeding the adoption of effective cyber readiness measures.