Verizon Enterprise Solutions’ Data Breach Investigation Report 2018 found that almost 60% of the victims of data breach victims have been small and medium enterprises. The report is a comprehensive resource because its statistics cover the data gathered from more than 50,000 cybercriminal incidents involving over 2,300 data breaches worldwide.
The personal data stored by organizations has been the main target of cybercriminals. The main culprits are outside third parties, criminal organizations, internal staff members, foreign countries, and business partners. The breaches primarily involve information related to personal data (36%), financial payments (34%), and banking data (13%). 9 out of 10 malware attacks had an email aspect for its method of delivery.
Part 2 will discuss essential steps for greatly improving your company’s cybersecurity.
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