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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In-Person Event: A Perfect Storm? Panel Discussion on Handling a Cybersecurity Incident

HL Chronicle of Data Protection

Through an interactive case study, the panel will examine the key challenges that companies face before, during, and after a cybersecurity attack, including cybersecurity preparedness, incident response, notification requirements, and litigation and regulatory enforcement risk.

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.

Security Affairs newsletter Round 258

Security Affairs

addresses two zero-days exploited in the wild Microsofts case study: Emotet took down an entire network in just 8 days New Coronavirus-themed campaign spread Lokibot worldwide. A new round of the weekly newsletter arrived! The best news of the week with Security Affairs.

Chinese hackers exploited a Trend Micro antivirus zero-day used in Mitsubishi Electric hack

Security Affairs

This week, Mitsubishi Electric disclosed a security breach that might have exposed personal and confidential corporate data. Mitsubishi Electric disclosed the security incident only after two local newspapers, the Asahi Shimbun and Nikkei , reported the security breach.

5 best online cyber security training courses and certifications in 2020

IT Governance

To help you on your way, we have made a number of our courses available remotely, enabling you to study from the comfort of your own home and without jeopardising your health.

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.

NEW TECH: This free tool can help gauge, manage third-party cyber risk; it’s called ‘VRMMM’

The Last Watchdog

Late last year, Atrium Health disclosed it lost sensitive data for some 2.65 The culprit: lax practices of a third-party data and analytics contractor. Related: Atrium Health breach highlights third-party risks. Individuals can even be affected by parties with whom they have no explicit relationships, such as credit bureaus and data brokers.”. There is impetus for change – beyond the fear of sustaining a major data breach.

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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.