Data Breaches Lead To Over 1 Billion Records Exposed In The First Half of 2016

Risk Based Security reports:

Risk Based Security and RPS Executive Lines are pleased to announce the release of the latest installment of the Data Breach QuickView Report. The MidYear 2016 Report shows that, while the number of data breaches for the year is down approximately 17% compared to the same time last year, the number of records compromised is off the charts, with over 1.1 billion – yes billion – records exposed in the first six months of 2016. With another 6 months still to go, this year is already the worst year on record for the amount of sensitive information compromised.

Read more on RBS, where you can also request a copy of their report.

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