Breach Prevention

Preparedness, planning, and strategies for execution

Loading...

As if ransomware attacks weren’t diabolical enough, a new wrinkle may be emerging — hiding something even worse behind the ransomware assault. The recent...

August 14, 2017 by Michael Bruemmer

When companies merge, acquire or are acquired, they’re exposed to a variety of threats during the transaction period, including ones that could potentially terminate...

July 18, 2017 by Michael Bruemmer

Does the c-suite give enough attention to cybersecurity? Multiple studies suggest many executives aren’t as engaged as they should be when ensuring their organizations...

July 12, 2017 by Michael Bruemmer

New cyber risks emerge daily, and companies can find it challenging to maintain protections against known threats while also adjusting their response plans to...

July 10, 2017 by Michael Bruemmer

Most companies aren’t prepared to respond to a global data breach, and aren’t yet ready to comply with the European Union’s General Data Protection...

June 27, 2017 by Michael Bruemmer

Risk managers, legal experts and brokers say phishing and social engineering are, by far, the biggest security threats facing their companies and clients. In...

May 31, 2017 by Michael Bruemmer

Your company may have a response plan in place to handle cybersecurity breaches. You may have had professional help in putting your plan together...

May 24, 2017 by Michael Bruemmer

World Password Day just passed, and we have to ask — are passwords passé yet? Earlier this year, in our fourth annual Data Breach...

May 24, 2017 by Michael Bruemmer

In my years working in the data breach resolution industry, I’ve heard my share of concerning misconceptions. One of the most cringe-worthy is the...

May 23, 2017 by Michael Bruemmer

While 2016 may have had fewer headline-grabbing retail breaches than we saw in 2015, the new year is shaping up to be one of...

February 22, 2017 by Michael Bruemmer

At a little more than a year old, the merchant EMV liability shift has had an impact, but probably not quite as much as...

February 8, 2017 by Michael Bruemmer

Affecting much more than just diplomacy and the interactions of state leaders, presidential leadership decisions ripple across the real and digital...

January 11, 2017 by Michael Bruemmer