2016 Data Breach Investigations Report

Cybersecurity isn’t just for security experts.
The C-level guide to what you need to know.



For the ninth time, the 2016 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) lifts the lid on what's really happening in cybersecurity. The 2016 dataset is bigger than ever, examining over 100,000 incidents, including 2,260 confirmed data breaches across 82 countries. With data provided by 67 contributors including security service providers, law enforcement and government agencies, this year's report offers unparalleled insight into the cybersecurity threats you face.


Breach Trends

Points of Focus

Incident patterns

Wrap up