Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Summary of All Data Breaches 2004-2022

The pictures speak for themselves. It's interesting..... Looking at the average data sensitivity for all records lost each year, ranked according to the simple scale below, you get this chart. 

Data sourceWorld’s Biggest Data Breaches & Hacks — Information is Beautiful

Data sensitivity

1. Just email address/Online information
2 SSN/Personal details
3 Credit card information
4 Health & other personal records
5 Full details

By number of records lost

Putting it together