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World Password Day 2022: All You Want to Know

World Password Day 2022: All You Want to Know

One of the most fun and effective ways to spread public awareness about a topic or issue is to commemorate it by devoting a specific day in its honor. With the help of powerful social media forums and passionate advocates, everything from puppies to pirates can be...

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TSA Requires Rail and Airports to Strengthen Cybersecurity

TSA Requires Rail and Airports to Strengthen Cybersecurity

Earlier this year, a ransomware attack on the Colonial pipeline severely interrupted the country’s fuel distribution system. In response, regulations were implemented in May that strengthened the cybersecurity infrastructure of the pipeline system. In light of this...

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Data Breach Kicks U.S. Dental Patients in the Teeth

Data Breach Kicks U.S. Dental Patients in the Teeth

North American Dental Management is a company based in Pittsburgh responsible for providing administrative and technical support services to Professional Dental Alliance offices. On March 31st and April 1st of 2021, an unauthorized entity gained access to the...

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T-Mobile: 49 Million Customers Hit by Data Breach

T-Mobile: 49 Million Customers Hit by Data Breach

In the era when smartphones have become indispensable in so many aspects of life, data breaches can be more devastating than ever before. The recent T-Mobile attack is a perfect example of such breaches. Here is what we know about the incident: The first and last...

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Importance of Information Security Policies

Importance of Information Security Policies

The importance of information security cannot be overstated. Protecting the data your business stores, manages, or transmits should be one of your company’s most important priorities. To that end, you need to implement an information security program that includes a...

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Data Retention Policy Best Practices

Data Retention Policy Best Practices

Data is the lifeblood of countless organizations. Whether you focus on healthcare, hospitality, tax processing, communications, education, or retail, the security and privacy of the information you store, manage, and transmit is of paramount importance. However, the...

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Data Security Strategy

Data Security Strategy

When you are on the front lines charged with the critical duty of ensuring that your company’s information and systems are as protected as possible from risk, your data security strategy needs to be complex and multi-layered. Threats can come in numerous forms:...

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FFIEC Cybersecurity Assessment Tool

FFIEC Cybersecurity Assessment Tool

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) is a governmental body made up of five banking regulators. Its objective is to promote uniformity in the supervision of financial institutions. To that end, it provides organizations with a FFIEC...

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Massachusetts Data Security Laws

Massachusetts Data Security Laws

Regardless of where you do business in the United States, you already know that the security of your stored and transmitted private data is of paramount importance. However, individual states implement their own laws to ensure that this sensitive information is...

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