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By Security Features • August 8, 2019

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in July 2019 – 2.3 billion records leaked

august-data-leak-server-securityRemember after last month’s relatively serene cyber security scene we said this wasn’t the beginning of the GDPRevolution?

July was bound to be a bounce-back month, but we couldn’t have expected the frighteningly high total of 2,359,114,047 breached records.

Granted, a big chunk of those come from a single incident – a mammoth breach involving a Chinese smart tech supplier – but as unimaginative football commentators say, ‘they all count’.

Cyber attacks

Ransomware

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