David McCandless, and his talented team at InformationIsBeautiful.net have created an interactive, and up-to-date, visual representing the largest data breaches. It contains links to the original articles. The problem I have with going to this site is I get drawn into the ingenious graphics and visuals of data and can’t leave.
His Mission Statement Reads
Myself and the small team here are out to to distill the world’s data, information and knowledge into beautiful and useful graphics & diagrams. I would say they are accomplishing their mission and more.
This visual gives an easy way to see the impact and ease of these information security attacks.