Three reasons your breach notices are flawed

Three reasons your breach notices are flawed

Still using the less-is-more approach to notification letters? As it turns out, consumers want more – much more than they’re getting.

In a new study, 72% of consumers who recall receiving a notification letter express disappointment. The Ponem…

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Are Employee Errors Elevating Your Data Breach Risk?

Breach Prevention

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People make mistakes and the results can be catastrophic. A new study by the Ponemon Institute and Symantec now tells us employee error is more often to blame for the catastrophe of a data breach than hackers, malware or other malicious acts. The 2013 Ponemon...

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Beyond the IT Department: Cyber Security Becoming a Whole-Company Concern

Fraud Resolution

Aug 07 2013 by
Nearly 20 percent of all cyber attacks are aimed at businesses with 250 or fewer employees, according to a recent congressional report. The problem is so pervasive that businesses can no longer afford to relegate cyber security to the IT department and forget about it....

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Infographic: Winning the Identity Protection Race

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Aug 07 2013 by
Only one data breach resolution company has the distinction of being part of the world’s largest credit bureau. That’s Experian® Data Breach Resolution, steeped in a history of swift incident response and consumer fraud protection.  We have thousands of incidents under our belt. Healthcare organizations,...

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Infographic: Insuring Against a Data Disaster

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Aug 07 2013 by
Our latest Ponemon Institute study highlights the need for a more inclusive approach to cyber security. To learn more about the impact of cyber insurance on security and losses, click on the infographic to download our white...
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California Takes a Hard Look at Data Breaches

Breach Notification

Jul 31 2013 by
Recently, California’s Attorney General Kamala Harris released a first-of-its-kind report, detailing the 2012 data breaches from her state. The report has generated strong conversation throughout the industry, as it rightly should, in the name of transparency. This move comes as she continues to push companies...

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Key Take-Aways of the New HIPAA Omnibus Rule

Healthcare Breach

Jul 23 2013 by
The number of medical data breaches continues to escalate, and so, it seems, do the consequences for experiencing one. Medical data breaches accounted for more than a third (34.5 percent) of all data breaches that occurred in 2012, according to the Identity Theft Resource Center....

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How Many Data Breach Resolution Providers Does it Take?

Breach Notification

Jul 17 2013 by
In today’s data driven world, most security experts agree that when it comes to data breaches, most businesses need to recognize it’s not a matter of what to do “if “ they experience a breach but what to do WHEN they experience a breach. After...

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Breach Prevention Planning is Key to Data Security

Breach Prevention

Jul 09 2013 by
No matter how popular or successful a brand is, recent data breaches occurring at several well-known consumer and social networking sites have demonstrated that no company is immune from a breach of data. These incidents caused concern not only for consumers but it can potentially...

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A Look Back at HIPAA’s Data Breach Security and Protection

Healthcare Breach

Jul 02 2013 by
For healthcare businesses, the wait is over. When the Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) released its Omnibus Rule on January 17, 2013 amending the HIPAA privacy and data breach protection laws, it capped a 17 year evolution of medical cyber security regulations. In...

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