5 cyber attack facts you should know if you're in retail, travel & hospitality

DBIR takeaway series

According to Verizon's Data Breach Investigation Report (DBIR), three types of cyber attacks account for 81 percent of all incidents that affect retail, travel and hospitality businesses: denial of service (DoS), web application attacks and payment card skimming. Does your website have the right protection in place?

Download our report for retail, travel and hospitality to learn:

Why most attacks are perpetrated for financial gain

Why DoS is the #1 attack vector across all incidents and is the top threat vector for retail

Why web application attacks are also a leading vector for the retail, travel and hospitality industries

How to reduce point of sale intrusions


Don't leave your website vulnerable.

With over 20 years of experience in the global retail industry, Jay Yanko is Verizon Digital Media Services' leading expert and spokesperson on everything retail. He is currently Verizon Digital Media Services' Director – Retail, Travel & Hospitality Solutions.

About the author: Jay S. Yanko

About the DBIR

The 2017 Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report

Understanding the threats you face is the key to effective cyber security.

The 2017 DBIR reveals what’s really happening in cyber security. This year’s report is based on analysis of over 40,000 incidents, including 1,935 confirmed data breaches. That means you get a detailed insight into the cyber security threats you face.