By Security Features • September 5, 2019

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in August 2019 – 114.6 million records leaked


At first glance, August has been a quiet month for data breaches, with a total of 114,686,290 breached records. That’s about 10 percent of the monthly average coming into the month.

But that figure comes from 95 incidents in total, which is the highest number of breaches we’ve had all year.

Cyber attacks


Data breaches

Financial information

Malicious insiders and miscellaneous incidents

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Read the original post at, IT Governance, UK written by Luke Irwin