Data Breach & Cyber Incident Investigation

When time is of the essence, enlist the resources and expertise required
to control the damage.

  • Speed up incident containment and recovery.

  • Verizon Data Breach & Cyber Incident Investigation provides urgent incident response services, on demand or on retainer. It leverages our global threat visibility with contextualized threat analysis for greater threat mitigation effectiveness.

Data Breach & Cyber Incident Investigation is best for:

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    Security operations teams that can benefit from world-class incident response expertise

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    Organizations with active cyberincidents beyond their current resources or capabilities 

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    Teams that need on-demand or on-retainer incident response help to quickly respond to a cyberattack

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    What is it?

    This service provides incident response for urgent, live security events and is supported by our global security investigators, forensic labs, threat intelligence platform and strategic research.

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    How does it help you?

    Our proven forensic investigators quickly engage to help you rapidly mitigate threats and reduce cyber emergency impacts by integrating our global threat visibility and contextualized threat intelligence.

Features of Data Breach & Cyber Incident Investigation

  • Incident response

    Gain remote or onsite data collection, as well as evidence preservation in the immediate aftermath of an incident. 

  • Forensic analysis

    Determine the origin and details of a security incident through classification and analysis.

  • Malware reverse engineering

    Discover indicators of compromise, behavioral characteristics or malicious intent through analysis of suspicious files.

  • Dark web hunting

    Uncover indications of potential threats to your organization through surface, deep and dark web monitoring.

  • Data recovery

    Salvage otherwise unrecoverable data from digital storage devices using special tools in a clean-room environment.

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      Get help when you need it most with Verizon’s Data Breach & Cyber Incident Investigation services. Our investigators can help rapidly mitigate threats and reduce the impact of an event virtually anywhere, at any time.

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Valuable resources and information

  • Cyber-Espionage Report (CER)

    Understand the threat landscape and what you can do to hunt, detect and respond to attacks.

    Get the report
  • 2021 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR)

    Get insights on how to protect your organization from the latest cyberthreats.

    Explore findings
  • Verizon Incident Preparedness and Response (VIPR) Report

    Optimize your incident response plan with a data-driven, scenario-driven approach.

    Read the report
  • Rapid Response Retainer solution brief

    Discover the solution’s value and see the retainer’s available options.

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Why Verizon


  • 61 B+

    security events and 500 M+ incidents monitored each year, on average


  • 25+

    years of industry experience


  • 6

    digital forensics labs located around the world


  • 600+

    cases worked on average for customers worldwide each year

Related offerings

  • Incident Response Planning

    Anticipate challenges, amplify effectiveness and streamline decision-making processes.

  • Network Detection and Response

    Perform near real-time and retrospective threat detection and visualization with our full packet-capture solution delivered from the cloud.

  • Cyber Risk Monitoring

    Fight cyberthreats more effectively and efficiently with a 360-degree view of your security posture.

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