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Security Breach Report

Security Breach Report: Beyond the Phish Edition

Posted by Gretel Egan on Sep 9, 2016 12:57:18 PM

In honor of our 2016 Beyond the Phish Report, which was released earlier this month, we bring you a Security Breach Report that focuses on recent data and security exposures that originated outside of email attacks.

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Security Breach Report: April 2016

Posted by Gretel Egan on Apr 1, 2016 10:33:09 AM

Spear phishing…ransomware…social engineering…these are just three of the techniques that attackers have been using to gain a foothold in organizations and to pilfer data from people and enterprises around the globe. While we’d be likely to disagree with G.I. Joe that knowing is half the battle as far as cyber security goes, being aware of the dangers others are facing is never a bad thing.

Following are some of the latest headlines related to data and security breaches.

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Security Breach Report: Healthcare Edition (November 2015)

Posted by Gretel Egan on Nov 9, 2015 5:12:07 PM

Organizations of all sizes in all industries are more aware than ever of the need to securely manage data and guard against security breaches. Though certain markets face unique cyber security challenges and regulatory pressures, there are more commonalities than differences in the battle to reduce risk. The reality is that the impact of a large data breach does not end at the edge of a vertical market plane or at the B2B/B2C divide. The ripple effects extend to other industries, organizations, customers, and consumers, and those effects can be felt for months if not years.

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Security Breach Report: July 9, 2015

Posted by Rena Ferrara on Jul 9, 2015 2:26:00 PM

The latest reports on cyber security and data breaches that ensue from network vulnerabilities, social engineering attacks, and insider threats.

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Security Breach Report: May 15, 2015

Posted by Gretel Egan on May 15, 2015 2:17:53 PM

As organizations continue to lobby for increased regulations and protections in the U.S. and in other parts of the world, we bring you some of the latest news in cyber security and data breaches resulting from network vulnerabilities, social engineering attacks, and insider threats.

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