Category Archive for "Data Leak Prevention"

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Encryption and DLP’s Role in the Battle Against Business Email Fraud

While fraud and other scams are nothing new to businesses or consumers, the types and sophistication level of the scammers continue to evolve. In Tracy Kitten’s recent article on BankInfoSecurity.com, she discusses the upsurge in fraud connected to “business email

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Keeping Patient Information Secure in the IoT Era

About 26 billion devices are expected to make up the Internet of Things (IoT) by 2020 and 40% of the IoT market will be related to healthcare according to Gartner Research. This shouldn’t come as a surprise given that healthcare is as

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Data Breaches: Calculating Their Cost is a Complex Conundrum

We often talk about the risk of a data breach and how to prevent it, but one area that still offers much room for discussion is around calculating the true cost of a breach. This is by no means an

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Data Not Hardware is More Often the Target in Cybercrime

A recent healthcare report issued by Surfwatch Labs identifies that patient data is more than twice as likely as hardware including desktops and laptops to be the target of cybercrime (64.4% for data versus 28.8% for hardware). It’s no secret

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Leveraging Secure Messaging in the Fight Against Ransomware

It is labeled the “Threat of the Month” in SC Magazine UK. In a recent FBI press release it is called “the most current and significant ransomware threat targeting U.S. individuals and businesses” with victims reporting losses of more than

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The Value of Secure Messaging: Lessons from the OPM Data Breach

It is now known that there was a significant lack of encryption and other safeguards that could have prevented the compromise of personal information in the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) data breach made public in June. Social Security

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No One’s Off Limits: The Increasing Value of Email Encryption

The Amazon email scam, which involves hackers sending malicious emails to Amazon users in an attempt to access their cryptocurrency (encrypted digital currency like Bitcoin), is a reminder that no one is off limits. While certainly not every person or

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Filling the security gap when moving to the Office 365 cloud

Office 365 has become the de facto transition solution from traditional on-premise licensing of Office and Exchange to a single cloud-based subscription. However, for many organizations that must comply with increased security regulations (e.g. healthcare, financial services and the public

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Maximizing your existing investment in Data Loss Prevention (DLP)

Part one of two: Questions you should ask about encryption Protecting your enterprise against data loss is a critical step toward creating a secure communications environment. It’s also a substantial investment in time, money and resources. Getting the greatest return

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A Day in the Life of Cirius Users: Dental Clinics

Welcome to our new “Day in the Life” series where we give you a glimpse of Cirius in action. All companies want you to know how great their products and services are – and we’re no different. However, we also

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