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10 Data Security Mistakes Startups Can't Afford to Make
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10 Data Security Mistakes Startups Can't Afford to Make

With new businesses, a data breach can result in the company closing down.
Brett Relander
4 Strategies Small Businesses Can Use To Avoid a Data Breach
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4 Strategies Small Businesses Can Use To Avoid a Data Breach

Hackers are getting more sophisticated. Make it a priority to protect your customers and employees by knowing your risks and taking the appropriate steps to safeguard your business.
Adam Levin
Expert Hacker Shares 3 Ways Small Businesses Can Minimize Cybersecurity Threats
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Expert Hacker Shares 3 Ways Small Businesses Can Minimize Cybersecurity Threats

Def Con and Black Hat founder Jeff Moss weighs in with his advice for startup founders on how to avoid being hacked.
Nina Zipkin
The Major Security Risks Small Businesses Face and How to Defend Against Them
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The Major Security Risks Small Businesses Face and How to Defend Against Them

Just because you are flying under the radar, doesn't mean cyber attackers won't target you. Hear from experts on how to keep your business safe.
Andrea Huspeni
Ever Hear of Pii? What You Need to Know About Its Life Cycle in Business
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Ever Hear of Pii? What You Need to Know About Its Life Cycle in Business

Pii means 'personally identifiable information.' It has nothing to do with the circumference of a circle.
Robert Siciliano
4 Cybersecurity Best Practices for Your Organization
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4 Cybersecurity Best Practices for Your Organization

Protect your company from the growing concern of data breaches.
Eric Basu
Startup Looks to Connect Breached Data With Those Facing Likely Fraud
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Startup Looks to Connect Breached Data With Those Facing Likely Fraud

The idea behind what is being dubbed the Compromised Identity Exchange is to charge those most likely to be hit with follow-on fraud for access to information that reduces their risk.
Ashley Madison Plaintiffs Can't Anonymously Sue Over Hack, Court Says
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Ashley Madison Plaintiffs Can't Anonymously Sue Over Hack, Court Says

Judge John A. Ross, of a district court in Missouri, wrote in his ruling that being publicly named as an Ashley Madison user amounts to more than common embarrassment, but noted the 42 plaintiffs have special roles in the case that require identification.
1 in 5 Companies Had a Security Breach, New Study Says
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1 in 5 Companies Had a Security Breach, New Study Says

The most common factor to blame? Mobile devices.
Lindsay Friedman
With Data Theft By Employees on the Rise, Don't Look at Cybersecurity as a Mission Impossible
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With Data Theft By Employees on the Rise, Don't Look at Cybersecurity as a Mission Impossible

One of the biggest and most surprising reasons for data breaches are your own employees. Here are five internal checks you need to have in place.
Peter Gasca
Companies to Face Tighter EU Data Restrictions
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Companies to Face Tighter EU Data Restrictions

Laws will force firms to report data breaches and face huge fines for misusing personal data.
For Cybersecurity Companies, It's Time to Shine
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For Cybersecurity Companies, It's Time to Shine

A growing crop of businesses is set on helping consumers and companies navigate the maze of threats.
China Says Hack of U.S. Government Was Not State Sponsored
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China Says Hack of U.S. Government Was Not State Sponsored

The cyber attack was the work of criminals, according to China's official Xinhua news agency.
Children's Photos Among Data Stolen in Hack of Toy Maker VTech
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Children's Photos Among Data Stolen in Hack of Toy Maker VTech

A vigilante hacker's breach of 5 million accounts for the Hong Kong-based Internet-connected toy maker brings parents' worst nightmares into reality.
Kim Lachance Shandrow