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Sony's 185 TB cassette tape breaks storage capacity record

Sony's 185 TB cassette tape breaks storage capacity record | Information Management | Scoop.it
Sony announced it has created a cassette tape that smashes a previous record for data storage. (RT @scottkleinberg: Sony creates a 185TB cassette tape. Worst part?
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TripAdvisor's Viator Hit by Massive 1.4 Million Payment Card Data Breach

TripAdvisor's Viator Hit by Massive 1.4 Million Payment Card Data Breach | Information Management | Scoop.it
TripAdvisor's Online travel booking and review website 'Viator' Hit by Massive 1.4 million Credit and Debit Payment Card Data Breach.
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Goodwill, Other Stores Impacted by 18-Month Data Breach

Goodwill, Other Stores Impacted by 18-Month Data Breach | Information Management | Scoop.it
The data breach at Goodwill's payment processor affected at least two other enterprises and lasted longer than was previously disclosed.
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Aventura Hospital reports 82,601 patients' data breach | HealthITSecurity.com

Aventura Hospital and Medical Center recently announced its third data breach in two years, the most recent breach exposing 82,601 patients' data.
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Home Depot Data Breach May Have Hit 56 Million Cards

Home Depot Data Breach May Have Hit 56 Million Cards | Information Management | Scoop.it
The massive five-month data breach that hit Home Depot affected as many as 56 million payment cards, the home improvement retail giant said Thursday, in a hack even bigger than the mammoth breach that hit Target...
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Best cloud services compared: Google Drive vs OneDrive vs Amazon vs iCloud vs Dropbox

Best cloud services compared: Google Drive vs OneDrive vs Amazon vs iCloud vs Dropbox | Information Management | Scoop.it
Online storage services have increasingly become part of everyday life. We compare the major players' offerings.
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4.6 million Snapchat usernames, phone numbers reportedly leaked

4.6 million Snapchat usernames, phone numbers reportedly leaked | Information Management | Scoop.it
A group of anonymous hackers have reportedly leaked the usernames and phone numbers of 4.6 million Snapchat users
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Big Data Chat, Santa Edition | Fractal Sciences

Big Data Chat, Santa Edition | Fractal Sciences | Information Management | Scoop.it
RT @FractalSciences: You're featured @LazBlazter @INFORMS in our Summary of yesterday's #BigDataChat, Santa Edition http://t.co/ICm8CGqJvL
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Google Fined $1.2 Million by Spanish Data-Privacy Watchdog - Businessweek

Google Fined $1.2 Million by Spanish Data-Privacy Watchdog - Businessweek | Information Management | Scoop.it
Google Fined $1.2 Million by Spanish Data-Privacy Watchdog Businessweek Google is guilty of “three serious violations” of Spanish data-privacy law for collecting personal information across nearly 100 services and products in Spain without in many...
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Big Data Companies Are Allowed To Sell Rape Victims’ Personal Data To Marketing Firms

Big Data Companies Are Allowed To Sell Rape Victims’ Personal Data To Marketing Firms | Information Management | Scoop.it
Data brokers keep lists of victims of sexual assault, seniors with dementia, addresses of domestic violence shelters, and people with HIV. It's not illegal for them to them to marketing companies.
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The DPI You Should Be Scanning Your Paper Photographs

The DPI You Should Be Scanning Your Paper Photographs | Information Management | Scoop.it
One of the most important decisions you face when scanning anything with your scanner is choosing what dpi ("dots per inch") to scan with. And specifically for this post, what is the best dpi to us...
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Data Breach Affects 18,800 Colorado State Employees - eSecurity Planet

Data Breach Affects 18,800 Colorado State Employees - eSecurity Planet | Information Management | Scoop.it
The employees' names and Social Security numbers may have been exposed, along with some home addresses. (Data Breach Affects 18,800 Colorado State Employees - The employees' names and Social Security numbers may have be...
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Notice that while they have a strict policy regarding encryption, the flash drive wasn't encrypted.

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UPDATED: NSA phone record collection ruled unconstitutional - The News Herald

UPDATED: NSA phone record collection ruled unconstitutional - The News Herald | Information Management | Scoop.it
UPDATED: NSA phone record collection ruled unconstitutional
The News Herald
The injunction applies only to the two individual plaintiffs, but the ruling is likely to open the door to much broader challenges to the records collection and storage.
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Lawsuits Piling Up in Home Depot Data Security Breach

Lawsuits Piling Up in Home Depot Data Security Breach | Information Management | Scoop.it
At least 15 lawsuits have been filed against The Home Depot Inc. over a security breach that compromised data belonging to 56 million customers.
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Thing To Consider When Hiring Records Management Services

Thing To Consider When Hiring Records Management Services | Information Management | Scoop.it
Due to the increased demand for experts, it is important to have certain guidelines to follow during your research. There has been an increase in job opportunities in this field hence many specialists are in the market.
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Tape Gets Second Wind as Big Data Mounts

Tape Gets Second Wind as Big Data Mounts | Information Management | Scoop.it
Think tape is dead in our big data world? Think again. This week, the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) announced that it bought 20PB (RT @spectralogic: Think #tape is dead in our big data world?
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Home Depot Confirms: It’s The Largest Data Breach Ever | PYMNTS.com

Home Depot Confirms: It’s The Largest Data Breach Ever | PYMNTS.com | Information Management | Scoop.it
Home Depot's data breach officially stole data from more than 56 million payment cards during a five-month assault.
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Online Backup - IDrive®

IDrive provides Online Backup, Cloud Storage, Sync and Share solutions for leading platforms. You can backup all your PCs, Macs, Servers and mobile devices into one account.
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Privacy experts warn about dangers of image theft via online 'data scraping' - Hamilton Spectator

Privacy experts warn about dangers of image theft via online 'data scraping' - Hamilton Spectator | Information Management | Scoop.it
Privacy experts warn about dangers of image theft via online 'data scraping' Hamilton Spectator TORONTO When a photo of the late Rehtaeh Parsons was used for a dating website's advertisement on Facebook last year, the callous misappropriation of...
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Profitable Lessons from TomTom's Brush with a Data Privacy Controversy - Data Informed

Profitable Lessons from TomTom's Brush with a Data Privacy Controversy - Data Informed | Information Management | Scoop.it
Profitable Lessons from TomTom's Brush with a Data Privacy Controversy Data Informed And every one of those geo-location records—which include information such as vehicle speed, weather and time—is “sensitive personal data,” according to European...
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Federal Records Must Go Digital, but Managers Say They Can't Do It Without ... - Nextgov

Federal Records Must Go Digital, but Managers Say They Can't Do It Without ... - Nextgov | Information Management | Scoop.it
Federal Records Must Go Digital, but Managers Say They Can't Do It Without ...
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Target Data Breach Should Not Affect Big Card Processors, Says KBW

Target Data Breach Should Not Affect Big Card Processors, Says KBW | Information Management | Scoop.it
It appears the retailer, and not card payment processors, is to blame for the theft of data for 40 million Target customers' credit cards.
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Trustev – Using big data to really know your customer | notion capital

Trustev – Using big data to really know your customer http://t.co/liDG4qo7mh
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Up to 40 million Target shoppers put at risk after massive credit-card data breach

Up to 40 million Target shoppers put at risk after massive credit-card data breach | Information Management | Scoop.it
Anyone who shopped at Target between 27 November and 15 December is being told to be on their guard, after the North American retailer admitted they had been the victim of a massive data breach.
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Standard Chartered reveal the “Messiah” behind data breach - - Check & Secure -

Standard Chartered reveal the “Messiah” behind data breach - - Check & Secure - | Information Management | Scoop.it
James Raj Arokiasamy has been charged under the Computer Misuse and Cybersecurity Act with the hacking of several high-profile websites across Singapore.
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