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"Another worry presented in this research is that sophisticated and stealthy attacks by criminals have been steadily increasing since 2010.
The price tag for dealing with these breaches can be staggering. While the cost can range from $10,000 to more than $1 million, we calculate that the average cost for the organizations represented in this benchmark study is $2.4 million over a two-year period. This is up slightly from $2.2 million in 2011 and $2.1 million in 2010."
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