Seattle-based attorneys are suing Sony Pictures because of the data breach. Gretchen Cappio, a partner with Keller Rohrback, said Sony knew their security system was weak, because they have had a data breach before. Her office is representing two clients, both are former Sony employees. She said they and their families had their […]
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Sony needs to fight through this security breach and protect its data by encrypting it, says Robert Owen Carr, CEO of Heartland Payment Systems and author of Through the Fires. Carr has a firsthand experience in dealing with cyber attacks. In January 2009, his company learned that it had suffered a […]
There is really no way to know and or quantify the breadth and depth of the catastrophic data breach that Sony Pictures suffered. There has been no shortage of information that has spilled out from the breach of their networks. We have seen everything from treasure troves of password and […]
by Michael Fimin The Verizon Annual Data Breach Investigations Report is one of the most expected computer security reports of the year. Based on actual incidents of data breaches, the Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report shows the actual state of IT security by analyzing the trend in security incidents. One of its chapters, “Insider and […]
Data breaches had a ton of media attention in 2014, and with good reason: 43 percent of companies have experienced a data breach in the last year. That number is up 10 percent from the year before and it’s only expected to rise, according to a report from the Ponemon Institute.
As soon as Mark Kim found out his personal information was compromised in a data breach at Target last year, the 36-year-old tech worker signed up for the retailer's free credit monitoring offer so he ...