Breach Prevention

Pay, Resist or Punt? How Will Your Organization Handle a Ransomware Attack?

Posted on Jul 27 2016 by

Ransomware is on the rise. If it becomes as ubiquitous as identity theft and data breaches — and signs point in that direction – how will your organization deal with it when a hacker uses malicious code to lock you out of your own computer systems?

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6 Best Practices to Ensure Success When Purchasing Cyber Insurance

Posted on Jul 13 2016 by

          Hopefully, by now you’re convinced of the value of cyber insurance. In case you’re not, here’s a brief recap of the advantages of having a cyber insurance policy in place prior to a data breach: Reduce the per-record cost of a data breach by $4.40, according to Ponemon Institute’s 2015 […]

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Are You Updating Your Breach Response Plan Often Enough?

Posted on Jun 28 2016 by

Are you updating your data breach response plan to respond to new threats and forensic analysis? Discover how often updates may be needed.

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Employee-Related Security Risks Are Addressed in our Latest Ponemon Institute Study

Posted on Jun 01 2016 by

What keeps your cyber security team up at night, and does it weigh equally on the minds of managers? Do they lose sleep worrying about malicious attacks from outside your organization? Or do they fear a careless employee will leave a laptop in an unlocked car or use an unsecured personal mobile device to access […]

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Facing Greater Risks, Small Businesses Still Lag in Adopting Cyber Insurance

Posted on Apr 19 2016 by

What difference does $4.40 make? It can’t buy you much on its own, but it can make a world of difference when you’re handling the aftermath of a data breach or other cyberattack.

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How Can You Reduce Data Breach Costs?

Posted on Apr 05 2016 by

Bad news and good news emerged from the Ponemon Institute’s 2015 Cost of a Data Breach study, released in May: breach costs continue to rise, but security measures such as creating a data breach response team can significantly curb the costs of a data breach.

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Video: 2016 Predictions – Mauricio Paez

Posted on Mar 31 2016 by

Mauricio Paez, a partner with the international law firm Jones Day, recently joined me to share predictions about eight emerging and evolving trends in global cyberwarfare. Watch to learn his insights.

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Video: 2016 Predictions – Jon-Michael Brook

Posted on Mar 30 2016 by

With 2016 an election year that’s already seen some evidence of campaign breaches, how much more will we see the frequency and intensity potential increase before the polls close? Jon-Michael Brooke of Guide Holdings LLC joins me for a preview of the most significant potentials for the campaign whose data is snatched.

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Video: 2016 Predictions – Lynn Sessions

Posted on Mar 24 2016 by

How do healthcare breaches continue to differ in their response to discovery and notification? Lynn Sessions of BakerHostetler shares how an increase in true security violations by external forces has triggered an increase in notifications on a serious scale in the healthcare space.

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What the EMV Liability Shift Means for Your Business

Posted on Mar 08 2016 by

As of last October, the EMV liability shift is a point of reality for consumers and businesses alike. Now, if your business is not yet chip-ready and card fraud occurs in a point-of-sale transaction in which a consumer uses a chip-enabled card, you — not the card-holder or issuer — could be liable for costs […]

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