It’s not the first time you hear about data breaches – you probably have listened to lots of them. For example, in 2018, Facebook went against the law of 50 million accounts. The largest social platform didn’t stop there. In 2019, they made a record of 540 million, which was exposed by Amazon servers.
And the worst is that data exploitation isn’t just affecting specific industries – it’s affecting tons of other industries. For example, over 106 million Capital One customers were affected when hackers gained access to their sensitive information in the United States and Canada. The same happened to Equifax when over 147 million American citizens were affected.
With this increasing rate of breaches, a study by the Pew Research Center has found out that close to 49 percent of American citizens now admit that their personal information is no longer safe as compared to the past five … Read More