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Lifecycle of a Ransomware Attack – Learnings fro...

Ransomware needs to be on your radar. Here’s why. Ransomware Review Ransomware is a cyberattack where cybercriminals take over an organization’s computer network with malware. Once they assume control, the criminals demand a ransom to restore the victim’s encrypted data access. With an estimated generation of $412 million in...

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Experian’s Eighth Annual Data Breach Preparedness Stud...

Experian’s Eighth Annual Data Breach Preparedness study is available now, and its findings show organizations struggling in a few areas that are sure to see data breach activity increase this year. We surveyed IT and IT security, compliance, and privacy professionals in both the U.S. and the EMEA to compare the...

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Experian’s 2021 Data Breach Response Guide and New Res...

The COVID-19 outbreak has accelerated digital transformation and upended business and life as usual. As the threat of cybercrime and data breaches continue to disrupt businesses during this time, being prepared for an incident is a must for organizations of all sizes. Experian’s new and improved 2021 Data Breach...

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What’s In Store For Cyber Security in 2021? Expe...

The year 2020 was one defined by unexpected and unprecedented change. The way people across the globe worked, connected, and lived was challenged and tested because of the COVID-19 pandemic. As the world continues to navigate the ‘new normal,’ consumers must stay aware of data threats and cybercriminals resolved...

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COVID-19 Unleashes a Plague of Cybercrime...

While many businesses have suffered slowdowns or shutdowns related to COVID-19, one industry is thriving, to the potential detriment of others: Cybercrime, including data theft and identity fraud. It’s essential for companies of every size to shore up their defenses, and for those who store sensitive customer data to...

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Cybersecurity and COVID-19: Responding to Increased Ri...

The coronavirus crisis has changed the way companies of all sizes serve, protect, and connect with their consumers and employees. In addition to keeping people safe, the C-suite is managing two other top priorities: Safeguarding their organizations against new threats Maintaining business as usual during this unusual time. Stretched...

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Experian’s Seventh Annual Data Breach Preparedne...

Experian’s Seventh Annual Data Breach Preparedness study is available now, and its findings show organizations struggling in a few areas that are sure to see data breach activity increase this year. New to report this year: we surveyed IT and IT security, compliance, and privacy professionals in both the...

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Does Your Data Breach Response Plan Set Your Company U...

It’s no secret that the frequency of data breaches is increasing and impacting companies of all sizes, from all industries, on both a national and global level. The first six months of 2019 set records reaching 4.1 billion compromised files, including banking information, credit card numbers, and Social Security...

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Experian’s 2020 Data Breach Industry Predictions Are I...

A new decade of data breaches is here, and cyber criminals are celebrating with five new targets to expose and exploit consumer data in 2020. The past few years have been tough for companies of all sizes across all industries. In 2018, businesses saw a record-setting number of data...

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How to be a Smarter Phish...

Cybercriminals and fraudsters love phishing, and they especially like casting their lures into business waters. When these emails are highly targeted and designed to mimic legitimate business communications, it’s called spearphishing. They use real logos, use proper grammar and spelling and include attachments designed to fool even sophisticated spam...

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How to Gear Up For This Tax Scam Season...

Other than accountants and CPAs, it’s a fair assumption that the only people who like tax season are scammers and fraudsters. It’s the time of the year when the bad guys take advantage of the scariest government agency – the IRS – and use our fears to their advantage....

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Lessons learned from organizations that did not have a...

For years, organizations have been warned that it isn’t if you’ll be the victim of a data breach, but when. That’s still the case—you must always be prepared for that worst-case scenario—but some organizations seem to be hit with a lot of data breaches, while others stay breach-free for...

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