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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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Information Security Program

Information Security Program

Any management or human resource professional knows that standards and practices can never be truly implemented and enforced unless and until they are thoroughly documented. As you might imagine, this maxim also holds true when it comes to protecting your network,...

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Cloud Security Breaches

Cloud Security Breaches

Companies like yours choose to store information in the cloud to enhance security, reduce costs and achieve organizational objectives. In spite of all these benefits, managing information in this way can make their data vulnerable to cloud security breaches that...

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