Cyber Security Gen Ed

Data Breach!

What is a Data Breach?

"A data breach is a security incident in which sensitive, protected or confidential data is copied, transmitted, viewed, stolen or used by an individual unauthorized to do How does a data breach occur?so." (Wikipedia)

Data breaches might involve losses of financial information such as credit card or bank details, personal health information (PHI), Personally identifiable information (PII), corporate trade secrets or intellectual property. Most data breaches involve overexposed and vulnerable unstructured data – files, documents, and sensitive information.


Contact Us

Latest News Header

Latest News Subheader

IBM Study Shows Data Breach Costs on the Rise; Financial Impact Felt for Years

What does a Data Breach cost? By the numbers: The Cost of a data breach has risen 12% over the past 5 years and now costs $3.92 million on average. Companies with less than 500 employees suffered

Equifax - The Cost of a Data Breach

(Federal Trade Commission) In September of 2017, Equifax announced a data breach that exposed the personal information of 147 million people. Under a settlement filed today, Equifax agreed to spend

What is a Data Breach?

What is a data breach? According to CBR online, 4.5 billion records were compromised in data breaches within the first 6 months of 2018. In comparison, there are merely about 7.5 billion people

shutterstock_1182992302

IS YOUR SYSTEM SECURE?

CONTACT US TODAY FOR AN ELECTRONIC CYBER THREAT ASSESSMENT

Contact Us
Learn More