How to get $100 — or up to $25,000 — under the Yahoo data breach settlement
Claims period begins in the biggest data breach ever; affected U.S. and Israel residents can apply for compensation and credit monitoring.
LabCorp Data Breach: What We Know
Are You One Of Many Affected By The LabCorp Data Breach? Financial & Personal Information of 7.7 Million Exposed Just yesterday we wrote about the Quest Diagnostics’ breach affecting nearly 12 million. Today we’re writing to tell you about a LabCorp breach affecting 7.7 million people. Both of these breaches were caused by a third-party; …
What to Expect When You’re Expecting (a Breach)
Most cybersecurity experts agree that it’s not a matter of if you'll experience a cyber incident, but when. This makes incident response planning a critical component of any cybersecurity defense. Learn the benefits of stress testing your institution's response program to prepare for and recover from attacks.
What Happens If You Breach Your Covenant Not To Compete
In this interesting and informative video, Fredrick P Niemann Esq., of Hanlon Niemann & Wright (a Centrally located Freehold Township, Monmouth, Ocean, Middl...
Iran Breaches Nuclear Deal
President Obama is ignoring Iran's latest violations, and the UN and IAEA reports as well. In fact, the administration, and State Department spokesman Mark Toner, are defending Iran on this issue, and appear willing to give critical concessions to Iran
What is a data breach?
Learn how a data breach occurs and how to help protect your personal information.
Five tips to avoid a security breach
If you’ve read this blog before, you already know security is paramount to the success of any small business. We cover the ever increasing cases of security violation in big and small businesses, as well as national and international organizations where data, applications, networks, devices and networks have been illegally accessed by unauthorized people.
Sony Data Breach Fallout and Lessons
The FBI has concluded that the North Korean government was behind the Sony data breach that exposed embarrassing emails that have harmed the reputations of the company and its executives, forced th…
Data Breaches: They’re What’s for Dinner
There are thousands of restaurants in South Florida. Some of those restaurants are independently owned. Some are owned by large corporations. Each restaurant is a potential opening for a costly data breach.
What If I Breach A Representation Or Warranty?
As mentioned in the first post of this series, the goal of many entrepreneurs is to seek venture capital financing or ultimately sell their company in...
5 tips for dealing with a security breach
What is a Breach of Warranty in aircraft insurance?
A Breach of Warranty (BOW), also knowns as lienholder extended coverage, is more than a simple loss payable to the bank. It is a requirement by most aircraft lenders to be included in an aviation insurance policy. The Breach of Warranty is an endorsement that extends coverage to the lienholder in case your insurance policy…
Post-Divorce Depression: 5 Healthy Ways to Deal
Post-divorce depression is something most who divorce experience to some degree. Here are 5 tips for dealing with that post-divorce issue.
California and New York top the list of states with the most data breaches
This could be the excuse you need to move to Hawaii.
What to do if you are affected by the OPM data breach
People whose information was stolen are receiving letters offering free help services, but you can start investigating on your own.
A Desk Guide to Data Protection and Breach Response
The news has been filled with stories of high-profile data breaches, exposing breached companies to
How to stay compliant with Arizona's data breach law
Is there anything worse for a business than having its data breached? Yes — having to report that breach under an amended Arizona law that went into effect in August and requires companies to notify consumers affected by the breach within 45 days of a data breach or face up to $500,000 in penalties. If more than 1,000 Arizona residents are affected, businesses must notify the attorney general and the three largest nationwide consumer reporting!
How a data breach affects the bottom line
A study shows how market falls when companies disclose they have been hacked
How to minimize risks after a data breach
Despite efforts to protect your data, some breaches are beyond your control. When an online company with your personal details gets hacked, you have no choice but to manage your risks on your own. These practical tips can help you reduce risks of identity theft and other threats.
How to File a Claim in the Equifax Data Breach Settlement
The Federal Trade Commission announced an agreement with Equifax this month for consumers to receive $575 million and up to $700 million to settle complaints that had been brought because of a massive data breach. More than 147 million people had their personal information exposed during a cyber attack which occurred in 2017. The FTC, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), and 50 U.S. states and…