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Verizon 2022 DBIR: External attacks and ransomware reign

Verizon has been issuing its yearly DBIR report for the last 15 years, providing security practitioners and executives around the world a glimpse into the global trends and patterns related to cyber incidents and data breaches. This year’s key takeaway? “There has been an alarming rise (13%) in ransomware breaches – a jump greater than the past 5 years combined.”