Data Loss by the Numbers

Provided by McAfee

Category Security

Type White Paper

Length 8

Publish Date March 26 2012

Date posted January 22 2013


Data is a valuable commodity, but one that is under constant risk from being stolen. Sony, Epsilon and Honda have all suffered from losing customer data in recent years. But knowing how these losses come about is the first step in preventing it happening to you.
This research paper by McAfee provides statistics of data breaches for 2009-11, detailing the types of organization most targeted and types of data stolen.

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