As organizations increase their digital footprint across numerous third-party and fourth-party relationships, their risk of downstream data breaches multiplies. In this research report, the Cyentia Institute and RiskRecon analyzed over 800 multi-party cyber incidents to determine the impact on multiple downstream organizations.
Here are some key findings that are detailed in the report:
- The average ripple event impacts 10 firms beyond the original victim
- The largest ripple event touched 131 firms beyond the original victim
- Ripple events are growing more common, increasing on average by 20% annually
Get your hands on this report now to learn how more about the effects of ripple events.