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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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,...

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Are You Updating Your Breach Response Plan Often Enough?

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Identity theft knows no season: Why credit monitoring should be

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

Breach Prevention

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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...

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Best Practices for ID Theft Services and Programs

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Experian Acquires CSID

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May 11 2016 by
I am pleased to share the news on this blog that Experian has signed a definitive agreement to acquire CSIdentity Corporation (CSID), a leading provider of consumer identity management and fraud detection services. For the Data Breach Resolution group in particular, this is a major...

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Video: IAPP Panel on Employee Security Threats

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May 05 2016 by
Did you miss Experian’s panel at the recent IAPP event in April? A red-hot topic in many industries, employees negligence is the primary cause of a majority of breaches. How can companies address this liability?  If your business employs a team, you can’t miss this...

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Facing Greater Risks, Small Businesses Still Lag in Adopting Cyber

Breach Prevention

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. That’s how much cyber insurance protection reduces the per-record cost of a...

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How Can You Reduce Data Breach Costs?

Breach Prevention

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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