2018 Data Breach Investigations Report 11th Edition by Verizon


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1. Introduction
2. Summary of findings
3. Results and analysis
4. Social attacks: We’re only human
5. Ransomware, botnets, and other malware insights
6. Denial of Service: Storm preparations
7. Incident Classification Patterns
8. Mind your own industry
9. Accommodation and Food Services
10. Education
11. Financial and Insurance
12. Healthcare
13. Information
14. Manufacturing
15. Professional, Technical and Scientific Services
16. Public Administration
17. Retail
18. Wrap up
19. Appendices
20. Appendix A: Countering cybersecurity threats
21. Appendix B: Feeling vulnerable
22. Appendix C: Beaten paths
23. Appendix D: Year in review
24. Appendix E: Methodology
25. Appendix F: Data destruction
26. Appendix G: Timely and appropriate breach response for better outcomes
27. Appendix H: Web applications
28. Appendix I: Contributing organizations



This article was contributed by Jason Jacobs from Guyana. Jason is a member of our CCT Professional Community on Discord. CCT means Caribbean Cyber Team.