Top 3 Data Breaches of 2023, and What Lies Ahead in 2024

In 2023, the headlines were dominated by three major data breaches that left companies and individuals scrambling for solutions. First, UniCredit Bank reported a substantial cyberattack resulting in unauthorized access to data of approximate 3 million customers. Second, the breach at ByteDance, the parent company of TikTok, unveiled a catastrophic misstep in securing user data, causing private information of nearly 89 million users to be leaked. The most eye-opening of all was Autodesk’s cyberattack, baring source code and intricate software designs. As the calendar turns to 2024, these companies continue ramping up efforts to strengthen their security systems thereby forcing other companies to tighten their own measures, underscoring the relentless threats that are persisting in the digital world.

Published: Mon, 29 Jan 2024 15:00:00 GMT