Cloud company Rackpace Technology recently completed its investigation into the December 2022 ransomware attack that left thousands of customers worldwide without access to their data. The attack was one of many that made 2022 one
2022 saw the usual rates of public sector organizations in government, education and healthcare hit by ransomware, while the severity increased, according to data from Emisoft. The public sector organizations hit by ransomware included up
Implementing identity security best practices is essential in today’s fast moving business world. During the third quarter of 2022 alone, approximately 15 million data records were exposed worldwide through data breaches. This alarming figure is
While overall holiday shopping traffic is predicted to be down for 2022 by the National Retail Federation (NRF), the number of consumers shopping online continues to grow. 36 percent of Americans have fallen victim to
Millions of shoppers will take advantage of sales Black Friday weekend and throughout Cyber Monday. The sales, unfortunately, also attract cyber criminals. We’ve compiled a list of tips to avoid scams during Black Friday and
TransUnion, one of the three major consumer credit reporting agencies, was breached earlier this month. The exact number of individuals affected is unknown as the agency did not release this information upon reporting the breach
Understanding (and avoiding) data breaches is a necessary step for businesses of all sizes if they are to recover from these costly growing threats. Businesses of all sizes are susceptible to data breaches, but mid-size
Running a business is challenging enough without the added stress of identity theft. You may think of Identity theft as a problem that only targets individuals, but it impacts businesses of all sizes as well.
In today’s digital world, new risks emerge every second. Remote work has greatly contributed to the possibility of hackers targeting your organization. The risks to a company’s bottom line and reputation are high if there
The cybersecurity landscape has always been in flux, with recent changes fueled by the rapidly changing workforce due to the COVID pandemic. October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and one thing is sure. Hackers and security
The pandemic accelerated the acceptance of cloud-based solutions as remote and hybrid work became commonplace. The remote workforce depends on many cloud-powered services such as Zoom and Slack. While widespread adoption of the cloud infrastructure
Text message scams are on the rise, according to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), with scam texts costing Americans over $10 billion in 2021. In 2019, just 5,700 people notified the FCC of unwanted text
Real estate is built on hard work, repeat business, and word-of-mouth referrals. The challenge with achieving these goals is that the real estate transactions tend to have a short life, and once the buyer, or
As of 2021, stolen passwords continue to be a pervasive issue that increases the threat of data breaches, and Verizon’s 2021 Data Breach Report showed that 61% of breaches were the result of stolen credentials.
Identity Theft is an effective and useful Employee Benefit. Take a look at 5 reasons why your company should consider offering identity theft protection to your employees.
If someone is concerned about inevitable identity theft, and the risk extends beyond credit scores, locking a Social Security number might help. Protecting your data is more significant today than at any other time. Between
Learn about the importance of providing identity theft services as corporate benefits.
When a data breach occurs, your personal information may be at risk. Your emails and passwords, social security number, credit or banking information, and other sensitive data may be obtained by the intruder. Not every
As we head farther into the digital age, we all leave more of our personal data out there for hackers to potentially access. This produces unease for consumers who understandably worry that sensitive information could
Making Sense of the MGM Grand Data Breach The Identity Theft Resource Center reports that there were 1,473 known data breaches in 2019. These attacks affect the data of millions of people. A compromised identity
Your medical records contain a great deal of confidential financial, personal, and health-related information. You have no choice but to trust that medical providers who need that information will take the necessary steps to protect
The recently discovered Marriott Hotel data breach is one of the largest data thefts ever. The numbers involved are staggering. Hackers stole records from 500 million hotel customers who stayed in Marriott-owned, Starwood brand properties.
Millions of People Affected by T-Mobile Data Breach People are worried about the security of their personal and financial information. There are good reasons for their fears. News reports about data breaches are broadcast with
With identity theft on the rise, many companies and businesses within the financial district are developing new products and services that help monitor identity theft. A white label solution provides a fully customizable product to
Even if you are careful to protect your sensitive, private information, you are still at risk. Companies you may never have heard of are collecting your data and often not safeguarding it properly, leaving it
The reports of data breaches just keep on coming. Now, shoppers registered at the online stores for Macy’s and Bloomingdales have to worry about their personal data getting into the wrong hands. Hackers got into