New Report Shows Data Breaches Rise 15 Percent In 2016

New Report Shows Data Breaches Rise 15% In 2016

Data Breach Report
The problem of data breaches is one that, unfortunately, isn’t going away anytime soon. But businesses can protect themselves with a layered security approach.
Whenever a data breach occurs, it doesn’t just affect the business; it affects anyone whose information has been compromised (e.g., employees, customers, vendors). For […]

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Healthcare Industry Exposed To Massive Data Breaches And Big Fines

Healthcare Industry Exposed To Massive Data Breaches And Big Fines

We know that cybersecurity is incredibly important for businesses across all industries. However, it’s perhaps most important in the healthcare industry – the highly confidential information that passes through healthcare systems can include full legal names, home addresses, Social Security numbers, health care provider information, and sensitive medical data.
In […]

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EMV Scams Are One The Rise

EMV Scams Are On The Rise

Merchants continue to make progress toward EMV certification and consumers are becoming used to the new payment process. EMV technology helps protect cardholder data at the point-of-sale (POS), but criminals are taking advantage of the lengthy EMV transition.
Criminals have started preying on consumers with an email phishing scam. These […]

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Criminals Resorting To Bluetooth To Hack Consumers' Credit Card Info At Gas Stations

Criminals Resorting To Bluetooth To Hack Consumers’ Credit Card Info At Gas Stations

Police in Dallas have recently issued warnings about a new tactic being used by criminals at gas stations – criminals are skimming payment card data from gas pumps using Bluetooth-enabled devices. Reports state that five Exxon stations in North Dallas have been targeted so far.
To utilize this tactic, criminals […]

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