3 Liability Risks from Security Breaches

Liability Risks from Security Breaches

Organizations that are breached are in an unusual position as both the victim of a crime and as a responsible party for the damages caused by the hacker. The legal exposure rises from the fact that either a regulator or a private litigant (or both) want to hold your company responsible for the crime that […]

Avoid this Crippling Multi-Factor Authentication Security Mistake

Did you know 63 percent of confirmed data breaches involved leveraging weak, stolen, or default passwords? The traditional combination of username and password to login to a system offers limited protection from hackers. In an effort to shore up security and protect sensitive data, many organizations are implementing multi-factor authentication¬†(MFA). The idea behind MFA is […]

Colossal Equifax Data Breach Is Ominous Warning for Corporations

The massive scope of the Equifax data breach is almost as horrifying as the confidential personal data that was exposed. Approximately half of the U.S. population was impacted, as well as consumers in the U.K. and Canada. The sensitivity of the data (national id, financial history, addresses, birth date, etc.) makes this breach more serious […]