Our experts are often in the news commenting on the latest breach and threats to your identity. See and hear what they think about the risks consumers and businesses face. Watch and listen to our latest coverage.
It's important for your business to know key aspects of the Florida Information Protection Act (FIPA) even if the new law doesn't impact your business, according to Eduard Goodman, chief privacy officer of CyberScout, and co-authors of this article featured in Bloomberg BNA Privacy and Security Law Report.
Into the Breach
A significant percentage of data breaches are caused by weak passwords, insecure computer network portals and lost smartphones. Policyholders should be encouraged to draft incident response plans and to contact their brokers or carriers as soon as a breach is discovered, in order to access experts such as forensic experts, legal counsel and crisis management specialists. Nate Spurrier, CyberScout Director of Business Development, explains the breach process in this Canadian Underwriter article (pg. 57).
Breach Awareness Made Easy
What if companies had to disclose breach history in the same way food companies display nutritional information? Adam Levin, CyberScout founder and chairman, spoke with Dark Reading about his concept - the Breach Disclosure Box.
5 Breach Management Tips
Identity theft has become a rite of passage for both enterprises and individuals. For credit unions, making the right decisions about breaches and identity theft can protect reputations and save time and money better spent on growing the world of possibilities for your members. A wrong decision can mean extinction.
Top 6 most common breach scenarios to avoid
Managing risk is an art form. Fortunately, life insurance agents and carriers working in the information security and data protection sectors have a great starting point when discussing policyholders’ risks. Deena Coffman, CyberScout Consulting CEO, outlines the various trigger events that are often responsible for a large percentage of data breaches in this LifeHealthPro article.
Home Depot security breach and the steps customers can take
Cybersecurity stocks red-hot after breach
Cybersecurity stocks soared to fresh highs Friday after J.P. Morgan unveiled a new breach that could potentially affect some 76 million U.S. households. Adam Levin, founder and chairman CyberScout and Credit.com, says this should be a wake-up call to Wall Street,