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June 9, 2014
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There's a great deal of information that gets carried along during business trips - not only your personal data and that having to do with your company, but potentially your client's info as well. All of these things could be stolen by an identity thief.

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June 5, 2014
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Health care organizations face a number of threats to their security. Recently, the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services server was breached by hackers, according to Health IT...

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May 19, 2014
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U.S. companies are not taking cybersecurity seriously enough, according to Reuters. Although CEOs and other C-suite executives are aware of the risks of lax security, many are not taking...

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May 12, 2014
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Due to the increasing frequency of Twitter account hacks, Twitter has begun making improvements to its password security, according to Infosecurity Magazine. Twitter has added...

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May 6, 2014
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The cost of a data breach has increased by 15 percent since 2013 to $3.5 million, according to a new study by the Ponemon Institute. For every stolen record with sensitive or confidential information, companies can expect to pay $145. Additionally, the risk of a data breach has increased to 22 percent for every two...

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May 5, 2014
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Convenience comes with trade-offs: The same technology that gives us unprecedented access to information enables surveillance—exposing our personal data and making us vulnerable to questioning by government agencies.

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May 2, 2014
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The federal government has begun looking for a new contractor to hire in replacement for the company currently in charge of its Healthcare.gov website, according to The...

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April 28, 2014
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A recent survey found that 43 percent of employees have accessed sensitive corporate data using their smart devices on unsecured private networks, according to eSecurityPlanet. The survey was...

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April 21, 2014
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The Government Accountability Office (GAO) reported that the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) has several major security weaknesses in its IT system, according to SC Magazine. For...

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April 16, 2014
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The Canadian Revenue Agency (CRA) discovered April 11 that hundreds of Canadians had their social insurance numbers stolen due to the Heartbleed security bug. However, the agency waited until the April 14 to make this information public because the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) asked the CRA to delay notifying...

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