In today’s world, where much of our lives are lived while being connected online, there is limitless personally identifiable information (PII) in existence. Identifying data, such as your name, address, and date of birth, is freely available on the web. Also prevalent is the information about terms you search, where you work, where you have lived, which public figures you follow, which restaurants and shops you frequent, and any content you like or favorite. Due to this rich breadth and depth of information, it is important that we collectively make maintaining our privacy hygiene a higher priority.Read More
The healthcare industry grows more digital by the day. Between electronic patient records, wearables, patient monitoring equipment, medical dispensary systems, and more, there is a slew of ways that criminal hackers can gain unauthorized access to sensitive patient information. As the reliance on technology expands, increasing the sophistication of data security measures is vital.Read More
Think about the phrase “sensitive customer data.” What comes to mind? Social security numbers, cardholder information, mother’s maiden name, driver’s license numbers…All data that could inconvenience or even ruin a person’s life if exposed, as well as ruin a company’s bottom line if the exposure was due to their lack of data security.
Healthcare and insurance organizations in particular are facing a huge number of attacks, as hackers become more cognizant... Read More
Data security isn’t just the responsibility of your IT department; it’s something that every facet of the organization needs to consider. We have compiled a helpful list of ten essential practices that you, and your company, should observe in order to protect sensitive data.Read More
With the recent concerns over online data security risks, organizations are urging their customers to reset their passwords on all popular websites. While habitually updating passwords is a sensible practice regardless, any potential hacking threat serves as a good reminder and heightens the importance of the updates.Read More