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Half of 2017 Security Breaches Were Caused by Employees

June 18, 2018 | Content Aggregator - Single Slide | Threats & Incidents

Half of security breaches were caused by employees in 2017, whether unintentional (30%) or intentional (20%). Almost one-third of breaches (31%) were caused by external attackers.
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