Almost every day we probably get to know about data breaches. Protecting your data from threats and accidental compromises is a critical concern no matter what business you’re in. Client information, payment information, personal files, bank account details - all of this information can be hard to replace and potentially dangerous if it falls into the wrong hands.
The” Privacy Rights Clearinghouse” has maintained an easily searchable database of breaches from 2005 till present, allowing us to easily track the rise and fall of data breaches. Below shows year-over-year trends of breach data from 2013 through 2015:
Organization must adopt following basic best practices to reduce data breaches :