Data breaches got much more personal than in previous years. While cyber criminals made headlines stealing credit card data and financial information in 2013 and 2014, the theft of personal information and identities took center stage in 2015. In fact, this type of theft accounted for 53% of all data breaches last year.
Perhaps the best thing one can say about 2015—from a data breach standpoint—is that it wasn’t 2014. The prior year was historic in terms of big, high profile data breaches and a number of lesser-known attacks that resulted in the theft of more than one billion data records. Let’s Find out more about 2015 Key Findings.