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Equifax Hack

Posted by Kunal Nagpal on Sep 11, 2017 11:19:18 AM

Chances are, 1 in 2 adults in the US have just had their SSNs, birth dates, and addresses put on the auction block. This periodic and ongoing saga of corporate hacks just got very real.

 

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Topics: Information Risk, infosec, breach, data breach, credit score, hack, identity theft, equifax, data protection

Are You Resilient or Risky? Insights from Black Hat

Posted by Justin Suissa on Aug 9, 2017 7:38:51 AM

 

Top Five Insights:

  1. The emergence of few cloud providers creates an environment of concentrated risk
  2. Cyberinsurance may help drive appropriate risk spend and behavior
  3. The less you know where your data crown jewels are, the less resilient you can be
  4. Develop the appropriate hooks into the organization to optimize impact
  5. People continue to be key to any good resiliency strategy
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Topics: Information Risk

What the 2016 Elections and Business Misinformation Have in Common

Posted by Marc Jaffrey on Nov 18, 2016 11:57:48 AM

In the 2016 presidential election, the final polling average by polling data aggregator, Real Clear Politics, estimated Hilary Clinton’s lead over Donald Trump was 3.3%. However, that prediction and many other pollsters’ predictions were dead wrong.

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Topics: Information Risk