Nelson Novaes Neto

Researcher and CTO, MIT and C6 Bank

Currently holding the position of CTO, Mr. Novaes is one of the leading partners in the creation of C6 Bank, a rapidly expanding digital bank in Brazil. Mr. Novaes is an MIT Affiliated Researcher, engineer, postgraduate in Infosec by USP, MBA by FGV and holds a Master’s degree in Exp. Psychology by PUC/SP. Mr. Novaes has broad experience in the internet industry, product development, security, and research. He also has several international certifications and in his free time, is a passionate climber

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A Global Data Breach Database and the Challenges Encountered

Date: Tuesday, October 26

Presented by: Anchises Moraes, Cyber Evangelist, C6 Bank and Nelson Novaes Neto, Researcher and CTO, MIT and C6 Bank

If the mantra “data is the new oil” of our digital economy is correct, then data leak incidents are the critical disasters in the online society. The initial goal of our MIT research was to present a comprehensive database of data breaches of personal information. This article identified the top 430 largest data breach incidents among more than 10,000 data breach incidents. The database that was created, shows that the number of data records breached is more than 22 billion.