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News Recap: The Yahoo Breach

By |2019-03-27T21:26:29+00:00December 16th, 2016|Data Breach|

Yahoo recently disclosed that it has found a breach of more than one billion use accounts that happened back in August 2013. Stolen user account information may include names, email addresses, phone numbers, birthdate, hashed passwords, and in some cases, security questions and answers. Even if you do not have a Yahoo account, this incident [...]

The State of Cybersecurity in 2016 Thus Far

By |2019-03-27T21:26:33+00:00July 1st, 2016|Cyber Security, Data Breach|

July 1st marks the halfway point of the year. What better time to review the last six months of 2016? The Identity Theft Resource Center reports 500 breaches with over 12.8 million records exposed since January 1, 2016. The breaches span the verticals of financial services, business, education, government/military, and government/healthcare. At this rate, we may [...]