What is a Data Breach?
A data breach is the intentional or unintentional release of secure or private/confidential information to an untrusted environment. Approximately 81% of data breaches are caused by stolen credentials such as passwords.
How can data breaches happen in the workplace?
- Reusing passwords
- Using easily guessed passwords
- Sharing credentials
- Leaving work devices unattended or unlocked
- Mistakenly clicking on malicious links
Read how you can educate yourself and your company on best practices to stop breaches here
Data breaches by the numbers
73% of cloud breaches involve an email or web application server
#1 leader of compromised data comes from confidentiality of personal data
(source: Verizon 2020 Data Breach Investigation Report)
70% of breaches are caused by outsiders to an organization
Proven protection in the most challenging environments
“We have had no reported or confirmed account takeovers since implementing security keys at Google.”