Cyber security is one of the most serious threats of our time. In this post, Natascha Thomson interviews cyber security expert Joseph Schramm to get his thoughts on security, risk and how to best manage online threats.
A 2014 report that surveyed companies about cyber security found that there is a gap between data breach perception and reality, “specifically regarding the potential revenue loss to their business and the value of confidential data,” according to Info Security Magazine . “A full 80% of respondents say their company’s leaders do not equate losing confidential data with a potential loss of revenue, even though the evidence is clear that data breaches have serious financial consequences for organizations.”
Following an influx of healthcare data breaches , UCLA Health System follows suit with the announcement that their computer network may too have been compromised. On May 5, UCLA determined that hackers had gained access to parts of their network where sensitive patient information was stored...
With nearly a third of the world using social media on a regular basis, social media reach and privacy have become hot topics. This infographic looks at the main privacy concerns among social media users.
For the past few years, major organizations have dropped the ball on cybersecurity again and again. Retailers , insurance providers , educational institutions and even the U.S. government have all exposed inordinate amounts of their customers’ personal, financial and sometimes even medical information.