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Number of Reported Data Breaches from 2016 to 2023

Requested from NPC by I. Benitez at 01:34 PM on May 20, 2023.
Purpose: Research
Date of Coverage: 03/07/2016 - 05/20/2023
Tracking no: #NPC-982752549154

Benitez 01:34 PM, May 20, 2023

Hi, I would like to request the total number of reported data breaches from 2016 to 2023 with further classification as to the common types of breaches.

Chin 03:02 PM, Jun 09, 2023

Dear Ian Carlo Benitez,

Greetings from the National Privacy Commission (NPC)! 
Thank you for your request dated 20 May 2023 at 01:34 P.M. under Executive Order No. 2, s. 2016, on Freedom of Information (FOI) in the Executive Branch. 
Your request 
You requested for the total number of reported data breaches from 2016 to 2023, with further classification by common types of breaches to be used for research purposes. 
Response to your request 
Your FOI request is approved. I enclose a copy of all of the information you requested.

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Thank you. 

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