Security in Manufacturing: Verizon's 2014 Data Breach Investigations Report Highlights

By Kimberly Knickle – May 2, 2014
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Verizon recently released its 2014 Data Breach Investigations Report, based on a collaborative data collection effort with 50 organizations including law enforcement agencies, security Information Sharing and Analysis Centers (ISACS), Computer Security Incident Response Teams (CSIRTS), Infosec product and service providers, forensic providers, and cyber centers. The report categorizes more than 63,000 security incidents from 2013 into 9 basic patterns, and this is possible because the data is collected using VERIS – The Vocabulary for Event Recording and Incident Sharing, a common language for describing security incidents in a structured manner.


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Kimberly Knickle

Vice President, IT Priorities & StrategiesIDC Manufacturing Insights

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