One in 10 data breaches discovered in 2016 had gone undetected for more than a year


More than a quarter of data breach incidents in 2016 took at least one month for companies to discover, and one in 10 had gone unnoticed for at least a year. That’s according to the latest report on data breaches from Verizon’s security research division, which analyzed 1,935 breach incidents reported by 65 organizations. The share of breaches that took months or years to detect was higher in 2016 than it’s been since at least 2010, according to the report.

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