Cyber for Plan Sponsors

The 14 Largest Data Breaches of the 21st Century


Unfortunately, in this day and age of businesses and consumers interacting online, data breaches are more commonplace. Roughly 3.5 billion people had their personal information swiped in the top two of the 14 largest cyber breaches in the past ten years. CSO), a cybersecurity company, prepared a list of some of the most devastating data breaches of this century.

The list is based on the number of people whose data was compromised, and those where an establishment inadvertently left data exposed.

  1. Adobe
  2. Canva
  3. Dubsmash
  4. eBay
  5. Equifax
  6. Heartland Payment Systems
  7. LinkedIn
  8. Marriott International
  9. My Fitness Pal
  10. MySpace
  11. NetEase
  12. Sina Weibo
  13. Yahoo
  14. Zynga

Cyber breaches can have far-reaching consequences.  Once data is compromised, the exposed personal information can lead to cyber breaches in other large ad small companies.  That’s why cyber protection is so important! At Colonial Surety Company, we never want your company to be unprepared in the event a cyber-breach occurs. That’s why we have Cyber Liability Insurance for plan sponsors!  Our cyber protection covers both the company and the company’s retirement plan. Cyber Liability Insurance is available in our two-to-three-year ERISA bond packages, which include ERISA coverage, Fiduciary Liability Insurance, and Cyber Liability Insurance, to give you the best value of the coverage you can’t get anywhere else! Click here to get the coverage your company and its employees deserve.