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Most Expensive Data Breaches Start with Third Parties: Report

Data breaches are expensive, and their growing cost is driving business leaders to allocate more of their IT budgets to cybersecurity. It’s not just fear of incidents driving the investment,

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Security Shifts Focus From Defense to Response

Despite more organizations feeling that they are getting worse at preventing data breaches, the number of businesses that feel better prepared to respond to incidents is on the rise, according to

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76% Of IT Security Breaches Are Motivated By Money First

These and many other fascinating insights are from the 11th edition of Verizon’s 2018 Data Breach Investigations Report. The report is available for download here (PDF, 68 pp., no opt-in).

Software

Key Steps for Optimizing POS Security

It’s a tough time to be a retailer. Massive point-of-sale (POS) breaches continue to make headlines on a regular basis, and they can have a significant impact on consumers’ trust

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How to Secure Your Data, Smart Tech, and Digital Assistants

Digital assistants have already taken over the homeowner market, and now AI companies are eyeing the workplace. AI devices, which listen for voice commands, open up a slew of privacy

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12 Ways to Keep Your Data & Identity Safe Online

From the recent Facebook data breach to compromised customer data at huge companies like FedEx and Delta, personal security is more relevant than ever. In fact, it might even seem

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8 Ways Hackers Monetize Stolen Data

Hackers are craftier than ever, pilfering PII piecemeal so bad actors can combine data to set up schemes to defraud medical practices, steal military secrets and hijack R&D product information.

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Data Breaches, Secure Passwords Stress Consumers

Employees falling victim to a phishing scam is a risk that keeps many cybersecurity information officers (CISOs) up at night. Security is a stressful job, but it appears that the

IT Compliance

Nervous about the Impending GDPR? Don’t Forget about the U.S. Laws & Regulations

By Bill Tolson, Vice President of Marketing at Archive360 Many high profile hacking cases have cropped up in the news of late, and for a good reason. Hundreds of millions

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Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2018

In response to findings from the UK Cyber Security Breaches Survey, IT security experts commented below.“The report highlights some key issues that businesses and charities in the UK are facing,