The Data Breach Case Study & Protection Guide

Record Nations

Even the tiniest security gap can lead to a data breach. million settlement, Nationwide Insurance’s breach serves as just one example of the growing number of data breaches each year—making it all the more important you have protections in place. The post The Data Breach Case Study & Protection Guide appeared first on Record Nations. Data Breach/ID TheftAfter a $5.5

Data Breaches, Phishing, or Malware? Understanding the Risks of Stolen Credentials


In this paper, we present the first longitudinal measurement study of the underground ecosystem fueling credential theft and assess the risk it poses to millions of users. billion usernames and passwords exposed via data breaches and traded on blackmarket forums. Drawing upon Google as a case study, we find 7–25% of exposed passwords match a victim’s Google account.

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Data Mapping Tools: What Are the Key Differentiators


The need for data mapping tools in light of increasing volumes and varieties of data – as well as the velocity at which it must be processed – is growing. Data mapping tools have always been a key asset for any organization looking to leverage data for insights.


First German Study about Costs of Data Breach Published

Hunton Privacy

In February 2009, the Ponemon Institute published the results of its inaugural study "Germany – 2008 Annual Study: Cost of a Data Breach." " The study is the first such research study undertaken in Germany, using data from actual incidents to estimate the costs of dealing with data breaches by German companies. The study examined the experience of 18 German organizations that suffered a breach.

Successful Information Governance when the Bosses Just Don't Care


Risk and Compliance - In the age of GDPR , where every week brings another data breach, organizations have a duty to their customers to safeguard information, especially personal data, and to be able to demonstrate their effective handling of information. And no organization wants to make the national news for a data breach. In all cases, case studies and stories can really help make the case.

SamSam Ransomware operators earned more than US$5.9 Million since late 2015

Security Affairs

The security experts from Sophos have published a report on the multimillion-dollar black market business for crooks, they analyzed the SamSam ransomware case as a case study.

What did you do for European Cyber Security Month?

IT Governance

Review where you store personal data and who has access to it. We wrote several blogs throughout the month, explaining some of the biggest mistakes that lead to data breaches.

Thursday LTNY 2019 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

Sessions in the main conference tracks include: 9:30am – 10:30am: The Future Is Now: Managing Messaging Data. Hear lessons learned and case studies on: (i) the record classification of 1.5 Develop a framework for continual “business as usual” disposal of messaging data.

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Legaltech 2019 Preview Edition: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

Next week during the show, I’ll cover the sessions each day that relate to eDiscovery, Information Governance, Cybersecurity and Data Privacy to give you a complete sense of options. This huge uptick has led to numerous data breach litigations in the civil and regulatory contexts.

Welcome to Relativity Fest 2019!: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

Chief legal officers provide a unique perspective, and to analyze that perspective, Relativity and the FTI Technology business unit of FTI Consulting commissioned a study by Ari Kaplan Advisors, surveying general counsel on a wide variety of legal issues affecting business and the legal profession.