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Weekly Data Protection & Compliance Links: July 10, 2015

As usual, we’ve pulled together our list of the best security- and data protection-related reads of the week. If you’re feeling a little drowsy, you better hold on because this edition is overflowing with juicy security finds. From international hacks to a potential Wi-Fi nightmare to an industry plea to just be kind–this one has… Read more »

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Weekly Data Protection & Compliance Links: July 3, 2015

Can you believe it’s July? No, can you believe it’s 2015’s third quarter? Let’s not even talk about where this year is flying off to. Instead, focus on the holiday weekend ahead and some especially good Friday link finds. This week we’re talking about security’s tipping point (did you even know it had one?), hard… Read more »

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50% of Worst Data Breaches Attributed to Human Error

Okay, we admit it. We may have a slight obsession with keeping up on the latest security reports (specifically regarding security awareness). But there’s good reason. Tucked between the data and the charts are patterns of behavior. Identifying these patterns can help us improve our security posture. The 2015 Information Security Breaches Survey commissioned by… Read more »

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Weekly Data Protection & Compliance Links: June 19, 2015

Welcome back to the weekend! So glad you found us. This weekly link recap features advice from the White House, a memo to boards of directors to start paying attention, and a dash of industrial cyber espionage. What could be better? Let’s jump right in. Cybersecurity Advice From a Former White House CIO – Theresa… Read more »

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Study: Employee Training Reduces the Cost of a Data Breach

As you may have already heard, the Ponemon Institute’s 2015 Global Cost of Data Breach Study has been released and it confirmed what we all sensed—the average cost of a data breach has increased … significantly … again. According the study, the average cost of a breach has reached $3.79 million dollars, a 23% increase… Read more »

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Weekly Data Protection & Compliance Links: June 12, 2015

Shown below are our favorite security and compliance reads of the week. We think there’s something in here for everyone, so dig in! The Unrelenting Danger of Unpatched Computers – Doug Barney, @DougBarney If you don’t read anything else on our list, read this article. In it, Doug Barney says that it’s the action that gets… Read more »

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Weekly Data Protection & Compliance Links: June 5, 2015

We’ve compiled our collection of the best security and data protection reads of the week. Spoiler Alert: This week’s finds are especially good. We encourage you to grab a beverage and jump right in. Here’s who Boardrooms are Blaming for Data Breaches – Robert Hackett, @rhhackett We’ve previously shared that cybersecurity is on the agenda for… Read more »

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Weekly Data Protection & Compliance Links: May 22, 2015

From tweets on a plane to the hacked elite college to suggestions that you shouldn’t be at all worried about data security (ha!), this weekly link recap has it all. We won’t delay – You can snack on our reads-of-the-week below! Penn State’s College of Engineering Hit by Cyberattack – Nicole Perlroth, @nicoleperlroth Penn State’s… Read more »

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