Equifax to Pay Upwards of $700 Million in Data Breach Settlement
Monday July 22, 2019
Once approved, the settlement will be the largest ever paid by a company over a data breach.
Friday Five: 7/19 Edition
Last Updated: Tuesday July 23, 2019
Microsoft's new phishing detection feature, an increase in cybersecurity spend, and more - catch up on the week's news with this round up.
AMCA Breach Total Hits 22.2 Million Patients
Thursday July 18, 2019
An additional 2.2 million patients have had their data compromised by a data breach at AMCA, the now bankrupt medical debt collector.
Seven CCPA Amendments Advance
Wednesday July 17, 2019
As the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) continues to take shape, the state's Senate Committee on the Judiciary voted to advance seven amendments to the law last week but not after making some changes.
What is USB Control & Encryption?
Tuesday July 16, 2019
Learn about USB control & encryption in Data Protection 101, our series that covers the fundamentals of data security.
Latest Trade Secret Theft Case Involves Train Manufacturer
Last Updated: Tuesday July 16, 2019
It's believed the suspect, a software engineer, took the trade secrets with him to China, where he now resides.
Friday Five: 7/12 Edition
Friday July 12, 2019
Android malware, peeling back the layers on the GandCrab malware, and a recruiting website leak - catch up on the week's news with this week's Friday Five!
New Alliance Aims to Boost Industrial Cybersecurity Awareness
Thursday July 11, 2019
The group hopes to increase cybersecurity awareness, education, and knowledge sharing around industrial cybersecurity concerns.
US Coast Guard Issues Cybersecurity Best Practices for Ships
Wednesday July 10, 2019
In addition to a list of best practices, the Coast Guard confirmed in an alert this week that malware affected the shipboard network of a vessel in February.
Hotel Chain Fined $123 Million in Second Major GDPR Fine of Week
Tuesday July 9, 2019
The massive fine comes one day after the ICO's fine of British Airways.