What is the timeline of a data breach? [infographic]
What are the stages of a data breach. What should you do and when? In an ideal world, you’d already have our products in place to help prevent a data breach in the first place.
Time passes You find out about the breach – How? And who? Staff, customer, regulator/police? How long has passed since the breach?
- A data breach occurs – how long until you know about it?
Reportable? Scale? Value? Sensitivity? How do we contain it? Notify?
- Identify, assess and contain
Lessons learned Need for new systems https://www.overthewire.com.au/news/The-Timeline-of-a-Data-Breach-Infographic Here are the largest data leaks organised by year and size (and sensitivity): https://informationisbeautiful.net/visualizations/worlds-biggest-data-breaches-hacks/
- Communication for recovery