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Financial impact of SaaS storage breaches now $13.85 million


Help Net Security - (International) Findings from analysis in Elastica's Shadow Data Report revealed that the direct financial impact of exposed data in software as a service models can be up to $13.85 million, and that 1.34 percent of all accounts had signs of malicious activities. Analysis also indicated that the healthcare industry suffers the highest frequency of policy violations due to leaks of protected health information, among other findings.


Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:27