Data Privacy Week: Phishing

Infographic Phishing

Data Privacy Week Phishing

In recognition of Data Privacy Week, here are some stats about phishing:

  • 16% of Data Breaches in 2022 were the result of a phishing attack*
  • $4.19M: Average cost of a data breach caused by phishing in 2022*
  • 255M Phishing attacks were detected in 2022
  • 295 Days: Average time it takes to identify and contain a phishing data breach*
  • 51% of Organizations do not cover phishing in their Security Awareness Program §

Visit our Phishing page to learn more. Contact the RedLens InfoSec team if you have any questions or want to get started!

* Via IBM Cost of a Data Breach Report 2022
† Via SlashNext The State of Phishing
§ Via Proofpoint 2022 State of the Phish

Phishing Statistics


About the Author
Kathy Staples

Kathy Staples

Marketing Manager

Kathy Staples has over 20 years of experience in digital marketing, with special focus on corporate marketing initiatives and serving as an account manager for many Fortune 500 clients. As CampusGuard's Marketing Manager, Kathy's main objectives are to drive the company's brand awareness and marketing strategies while strengthening our partnerships with higher education institutions and organizations. Her marketing skills encompass multiple digital marketing initiatives, including campaign development, website management, SEO optimization, and content, email, and social media marketing.