Tag: Data Security

A Fresh Look at Healthcare Data Breach Numbers

Let's take a fresh look at the latest healthcare data breach numbers and the most up-to-date figures available. The healthcare industry is making progress in some areas, but is overall struggling to clot the wound bleeding patient data.

38 Million Reasons to use Cryptography for Business

The tools of encryption and key management can (and should) be applied at numerous layers of business to protect, isolate, and control data. The technology is well-know and standardized. It is predictable and manageable and in no-way should be...

Four Steps to Data Security in the Cloud

Four basic steps to implementing data security in the Cloud. As technology enables new insights into business it becomes even more important to protect the data that is in the Cloud or in the IT infrastructure.

Dickens, Dostoevsky and Identity Fraud

If you’re not a Dickens or Dostoevsky scholar, you may have missed one of the most interesting cases of identity fraud in recent literary history. On October 24, 2011 The New York Times published a review of Claire Tomalin’s biography...

3 Big Data Security Tips You Need to Know

Three quick tips for improving security in big data environments. With the average cost of security-related incidents in the era of big data estimated to be over USD40 million, there has never been a better time to focus on data protection. Not...

Six Security Tips for Retailers in the Age of Big Data

Today’s retailers and their customers are embracing and using technology through an array of devices and channels. At the same time, an extraordinary amount and variety of information is being generated — from point-of-sale (POS) transactions,...