Archive for January, 2020

7.9 Billion records were exposed in 2019

January 22, 2020
By shareef

According to a Risk Based report, Data Breach QuickView Report 2019 Q3 trends, compared to Q3 2018, the total number of breaches was up 33.3 percent and the total number of records exposed more than doubled, up 112 percent. Hacking remains the top breach type for number of incidents while the Internet has exposed the most records...

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More than 60% of All Leaked Records Exposed by Financial Services Firms.

January 22, 2020
By shareef

A new report says that hacking and malware cause 75% of all data breaches in the financial services industry according to the below report from bitglass. The Financial Matrix: Bitglass’ 2019 Financial Breach Report The rise of global cloud adoption has revolutionized the way business is conducted across all industries. However, many organizations are...

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The Top Data Breaches of 2019!

January 18, 2020
By shareef

According to the RiskBased Data Breach QuickView Report 2019 Q3, at the end of September, there were 5,183 breaches, exposing 7.9 billion records. Compared to the 2018 Q3 report, the total number of breaches was up 33.3 percent and the total number of records exposed more than doubled, up 112 percent. According to securitymagazine.com...

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