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Virgin Media, and a stray email

Anyone who’s worked for a large organisation is likely to be familiar with the situation when someone mistakenly sends an email to everyone who works there. 493 more words

Data Protection

Breach Is Gonna Get You!

Gamblers spend years and fortunes trying to “beat the odds” often to no avail.  They know they are taking a major risk but they are looking for the big payoff.   527 more words

HIPAA

Analysis prompted by Morrisons "data breach"

Yesterday’s data breach involving Morrisons supermarket and its staff payroll illustrates how difficult it is properly to handle such incidents, and perhaps provides some learning points for the future. 1,117 more words

Data Protection

Puerto Rico Imposes Massive Fine for Insurer’s Data Breach

The Puerto Rico Health Insurance Administration has fined Triple-S Salud Inc. (TSS) $6.8 million for failure to safeguard Medicare beneficiary numbers. This far exceeds any fine imposed by or settlement reached by the United States Office of Civil Rights to date for HIPAA data breaches. 308 more words

Health Information Technology

Data Breaches, Do your Part to Protect Your Information!

Maybe you lucked out and were not impacted lately by a data breach but you are worried about future data leaks. While data breaches are often not preventable by the victim, there are a few steps that you should take to prevent your information from being exposed for easy access: 126 more words

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You've Received a Breach Notification, Now What?

We have become all too familiar with data breaches as a new one seemingly hits the front page every day.  Just because it is common, does not mean you should be comfortable with data breaches. 148 more words

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