What the 2013 Verizon Data Breach Report tells us about phishing

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When I was a kid I’d thumb through my parents’ Newsweek magazines for cool graphics that explained a complex geopolitical or economic issue. If you saw my post about the Phishpocalypse, you might have guessed that I love infographics. As usual the RISK team over at Verizon did a fantastic job crunching, analyzing, and reporting on a mountain of data from 19 different contributors.

This year ThreatSim was invited to contribute data to the report. The ThreatSim team extracted some highlights from the report and illustrated it in the graphic below. Let’s look at what the data tells about about the state of data breaches and phishing:

What the 2013 Verizon Data Breach Report says about phishing

What the 2013 Verizon Data Breach Report says about phishing

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