SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Lookout, the global leader in securing mobility, now provides actionable breach alerts and identity protection to help individuals keep personal data, such as financial information and social security numbers, safe from digital and physical theft. The Lookout Mobile Security application makes protecting an individual's device, personal information, and identity simple with the most advanced mobile security, personalized identity protection, and intuitive theft prevention. With the launch of Breach Report and Identity Protection, Lookout Mobile Security maintains its leadership as the most complete mobile security app. "Having been focused on mobile for nearly a decade, Lookout knows mobile threats are on the rise and our digital information has spread, making it harder to keep our personal identities safe from attackers," said Sachin Kansal, vice president of consumer products at Lookout. "It's more important than ever that people keep not only their mobile devices safe, but protect all their digital information across the web. We want to make sure individuals are alerted quickly about device threats and risks to their online information so they can take immediate action to keep their identity safe." Breach Report There were 781 data breaches tracked in the U.S. in 2015, according to a report released by the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC). As of October this year, the number of breaches in 2016 has already surpassed all of 2015. New research from Lookout found that 60 percent of U.S. respondents have shopped/interacted with a business/company that has been hacked. More importantly, Lookout found that only 65 percent of victims of corporate data breaches are alerted within the first month. Breach Report provides individuals with timely alerts when a company, app, or service they may use suffers a data breach that could impact personal security, privacy, and financial resources. Breach Report offers clear and straightforward advice on how best to remediate the situation and proactively protect personal information.