2016 was a record year for data loss with reported breaches exposing almost 4.3 billion records. While the reported number of incidents has not increased year over year, the average breach was more severe – and exposed more records – than in previous years. You only need to look at the number of compromised records at three breaches in 2016 to see examples of the severity: Yahoo, FriendFinder and MySpace.
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