NIST’s privacy framework lets privacy tell its own story

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 29 May 2019 18:51:40 +0000

As the Senate sits on no fewer than four data privacy bills that their own members wrote—with no plans to vote on any—and as the world’s largest social media company braces for an anticipated multibillion-dollar privacy blunder, the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published what it calls a “privacy framework” draft.

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The top six takeaways for corporate data privacy compliance

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Fri, 03 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000

Here are Labs’ top six takeaways from our data privacy and cybersecurity law series on corporate data privacy compliance. From emerging startups to burgeoning enterprises, these rules help not just with legal liability, but also user trust.

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A week in security (November 26 – December 2)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 17:06:04 +0000

A roundup of last week’s security news from November 26 until December 2, including the Marriott breach, AV testing, 2019 security predictions, and an ad fraud botnet takedown.

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When Your Employees Post Passwords Online

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Wed, 02 May 2018 19:26:47 +0000

Storing passwords in plaintext online is never a good idea, but it’s remarkable how many companies have employees who are doing just that using online collaboration tools like Trello.com. Last week, KrebsOnSecurity notified a host of companies that employees were using Trello to share passwords for sensitive internal resources. Among those put at risk by such activity included an insurance firm, a state government agency and ride-hailing service Uber.com.

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2018 Predictions – Democratization and Uberization Will Increase Use of Cloud-based DCIM

Credit to Author: Kim Povlsen| Date: Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:53:40 +0000

Around this time of year, the three most important words seem to be, what comes next? To answer this question, many of us rely on expert’s predictions. For those managing… Read more »

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The seven most colossal data breaches of 2017

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 21 Dec 2017 16:00:00 +0000

This year saw a handful of spectacularly bad security fails that resulted in massive sets of compromised data. Here are the most colossal data breaches of 2017.

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Uber bezahlte Hacker, um Datendiebstahl bei 57 Millionen Betroffenen zu vertuschen

Credit to Author: Jörg Schindler| Date: Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:00:30 +0000

Das US-Unternehmen Uber erlitt im Oktober 2016 einen massiven Datendiebstahl. 57 Millionen Fahrer- und Kunden-Konten waren davon betroffen. Uber hielt diesen Datenverlust nicht nur gegenüber den Betroffenen geheim, sondern bezahlte den Hackern 100.000 US-Dollar, damit diese die Daten löschen und darüber schweigen sollten. Die gehackten Daten umfassen Emailadressen und Telefonnummer der Kunden und persönliche Informationen [&#8230;]<img alt=”” border=”0″ src=”https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=news.sophos.com&#038;blog=834173&#038;post=44229&#038;subd=sophos&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ /><img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/RXRFuTnd9qI” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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5 things you must know about the Uber data breach if you are worried about it

Credit to Author: Rajib Singha| Date: Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:03:55 +0000

Uber_data_breachFor any business, suffering a data breach is bad. But, not informing its customers about the breach is downright worse. And Uber, a global transportation app company, has made itself into a glaring example of the above statement. Last Tuesday (21.11.2017), Uber Technologies revealed that hackers were able to compromise…

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Uber Data Breach! Should you be worried?

Credit to Author: Rajib Singha| Date: Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:03:55 +0000

For any business, suffering a data breach is bad. But, not informing its customers about the breach is downright worse. And Uber, a global transportation app company, has made itself into a glaring example of the above statement. Last Tuesday (21.11.2017), Uber Technologies revealed that hackers were able to compromise…

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