Quantifying the data breach epidemic
Building a business case for security investment begins with quantifying the threat. Data breach statistics abound on the web. But not all data breaches statistics are reported, and some victims aren't even aware they've been compromised. IBM conducts its own research – in part collected from the thousands of clients whose networks we monitor – and we share our data breach statistics in the reports you'll find on this page. And we can assure you; the data breach threat is very real, and very costly. To learn more about today’s critical threats and how companies are responding, download one of our comprehensive reports.
Survey the threat landscape
Stay on top of the latest security threats with the IBM X-Force Trend and Risk Report.
Evaluate the risk
C-level executives quantify the threat to the brand in the Reputational Risk and IT Study.
Data Breach Statistics - 43 percent of C-level executives say negligent insiders are the greatest threat to sensitive data
The C-suite perspective
75% of companies say IT risks impact customer satisfaction and brand reputation
4 steps for preventing data breaches
A guide for how to respond to—and recover from—sophisticated security attacks.
Cyber security by the numbers
See how cyber security events break down by industry and find out who's behind the majority of attacks.