Tag: Data Protection

FBI in Smart Device Security Warning

The FBI has been forced to post a public service announcement warning of the dangers of unprotected IoT devices.

What you get from a $10M security system…

The Flash and Captain Cold crack open a $10M security system without the use of any superpower. Was this system money well spent?

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in May 2018

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in May 2018 – 17,273,571 records leaked

One of the biggest data breach to date involving a UK company

Dixons Carphone has admitted a huge data breach involving 5.9 million payment cards and 1.2 million personal data records.

Bible Society fined £100k for cyber hack of 417,000 Christian backers

The password was the same as the username on the account, set up in 2009 but not hacked until November 2016!

Canadians Unsure What to Do Post-Identity Theft

Identity theft knowledge is low among the majority of Canadians.

Is Gordon Ramsay a good Data Protection Officer?

In this age of clouds and digitalization, Gordon Ramsay proves that good old physical security controls are still very relevant (and way too often overlooked)!

A note from our Data Protection Officer

How to become a Certified Data Protection Officer and ensure compliance with the latest privacy requirements.

Why every Twitter users should update their password right now!

Twitter's 330 million users are being urged to change their passwords after some were exposed in plain text on its internal network.

What the Golden State Killer case means for your genetic privacy

The use of family members' DNA without their consent to find the "Golden State Killer" has highlighted potential privacy concerns involved with genealogy databases and DNA testing.

NATO triumphs in cyber defense exercise

International alliance proves its mettle in defending complex networks.

Organisations are holding back on Cloud-based security

Enterprises are adopting the cloud much faster than their security teams can keep up – and misunderstanding about cloud environments is pervasive.

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