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Luck Played Role in Discovery of Data Breach at JPMorgan Affecting Millions - New York Times

Luck Played Role in Discovery of Data Breach at JPMorgan Affecting Millions - New York Times | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
The bank was able to identify intruders on its network by looking for digital fingerprints seen on a trove of stolen data uncovered elsewhere.
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Awareness of information security threats growing; but organizations struggle to manage the risks

Awareness of information security threats growing; but organizations struggle to manage the risks | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
Awareness of information security threats growing; but organizations struggle to manage the risks (Awareness of information security threats growing; but organizations...
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About Does Training Really Work? Can It Reduce Data Security Breaches?

About Does Training Really Work? Can It Reduce Data Security Breaches? | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
Does Training Really Work? Can It Reduce Data Security Breaches?
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Information Security Training Master Class: Winning the Battle Against Data Breaches, Malicious and Negligent Employees, and Natural Disasters | JD Supra

Disclaimer: I am a crazy person. I read over 50 articles before I wrote this (WHO DOES THAT) and I’m not even sure how I got so sucked in. In short, information security is a big deal...
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Ice Buckets Of…Security Awareness?

Ice Buckets Of…Security Awareness? | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
At Rackspace, our security team works diligently to increase security awareness at all levels of the company, like the Ice Bucket Challenge increased awareness of ALS around the globe. (Ice Buckets Of…Security Awareness?
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Trend Micro: Lack of security awareness reason for high number of cybercrime victims

Recent studies claim nearly 50 percent of adult Internet users have acquired a virus or had online accounts hacked at some point in time. And the reason for such a high number of cybercrime victims is simple: lack of awareness.
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Dairy Queen's silence on data breach could have 'corrosive effect' on consumer ... - Phoenix Business Journal

Dairy Queen's silence on data breach could have 'corrosive effect' on consumer ... - Phoenix Business Journal | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
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Home Depot Investigates a Possible Data Breach

Home Depot Investigates a Possible Data Breach | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
The retailer said it was investigating a report that customer credit and debit card data was stolen from its systems and put up for sale online.
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Report: More than 400 Data Breaches in First Half 2014

Report: More than 400 Data Breaches in First Half 2014 | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
There were more than 400 data breaches reported in the first half of 2014, with incidents exposing corporate and customer data, according to a report by IT security firm Trend Micro.
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Why one of cybersecurity’s thought leaders uses a pager instead of a smart phone

Why one of cybersecurity’s thought leaders uses a pager instead of a smart phone | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
A Q&A with Dan Geer.
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Training Reduces Information Security Losses by 75%

In 2012, lack of Information security has resulted a loss of US$ 5.5 million, let's see how information security breaches in an organization can be tackledRead more › (Training Reduces Information Security Losses by 75%
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Target (TGT) stock tumbles; data breach will cost $148 million - Christian Science Monitor

Target (TGT) stock tumbles; data breach will cost $148 million - Christian Science Monitor | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
Christian Science Monitor Target (TGT) stock tumbles; data breach will cost $148 million Christian Science Monitor Target (TGT) lowered its second-quarter forecast Tuesday, saying it expects expenses tied to a massive data breach this past winter...
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Data Breach Bulletin: Russian Hacker Claims To Have Infiltrated Both Wall Street Journal and Vice

Data Breach Bulletin: Russian Hacker Claims To Have Infiltrated Both Wall Street Journal and Vice | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
Here’s a roundup of the latest data breach news for the week of July 21, 2014.
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Post Breach: Prioritizing Cyber Spending

Post Breach: Prioritizing Cyber Spending | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
Following a data breach, organizations need to be sure they avoid simply throwing more money into cybersecurity without first carefully analyzing where the
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Successful Security Awareness programs hold employees' hands to the fire - CSO Online

Successful Security Awareness programs hold employees' hands to the fire - CSO Online | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
Successful Security Awareness programs hold employees' hands to the fire
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While consequences have a negative connotation, consequences contribute to 80% of the success or failure of Security Awareness programs.
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Importance of Security Awareness | Jim Guckin

Importance of Security Awareness | Jim Guckin | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
Whether you know it or not, companies spends millions of dollars trying to make their network safe from hackers.  Billions of dollars and a lot of lost time are the cost that companies have to shar...
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Information Security Training Master Class: Winning the Battle Against Data

JD Supra (press release) Disclaimer: I am a crazy person. I read over 50 articles before I wrote this (WHO DOES THAT) and I’m not even sure how I got so sucked in. In short … more
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Mitigating Workplace Violence Risks with Awareness, Deescalation

Mitigating Workplace Violence Risks with Awareness, Deescalation | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
Depending on the environment you’re in, physical safeguards such as desks, railings and panic buttons can be helpful deterrents. “You don’t want to make it look like a prison, but at the same time, you can make minor modifications that help protect.
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Here are some recent data breaches from Apple Pay's new partners - Washington Post (blog)

Here are some recent data breaches from Apple Pay's new partners - Washington Post (blog) | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
New York Times Here are some recent data breaches from Apple Pay's new partners Washington Post (blog) But there are already questions being raised about the security of the tap-and-pay service, even as Apple pitches the product as exactly the sort...
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The Big Lie Behind the Biggest Data Breaches - Huffington Post

The Big Lie Behind the Biggest Data Breaches - Huffington Post | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
The Big Lie Behind the Biggest Data Breaches
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Enough with the data breach excuses already. Not only are they as jaded as the breaches themselves, they're often just not true.
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Trend Micro: Data breach fines are not deterring bad behaviour - Computer Business Review

Trend Micro: Data breach fines are not deterring bad behaviour - Computer Business Review | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
Security firm says companies are responding too readily to news reports.
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From Russia With Love: 'Do svidaniya' Peace Of Mind, Hello Information ... - JD Supra (press release)

From Russia With Love: 'Do svidaniya' Peace Of Mind, Hello Information ...
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(I obviously had taken zero information security training at this point). The solution in this situation is pretty straight forward.
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Thousands Of People Oblivious To Fact That Anyone On The Internet Can Access Their Computers

Thousands Of People Oblivious To Fact That Anyone On The Internet Can Access Their Computers | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
Thousands of people have but remote access software on their computers that lets anyone on the Internet into their devices.
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Information Security Awareness-Is Formal Training Needed?

Information Security Awareness-Is Formal Training Needed? | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
The best way to achieve perfect security is not just bringing in complex technology solutions; it is by raising awareness and training the staff . Let's see why?Read more › (Information Security Awareness-Is Formal Training Needed?
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Worried about Russian hackers? Take these personal-data precautions

Worried about Russian hackers? Take these personal-data precautions | Data Privacy, Information Security, and Security Awareness | Scoop.it
Hackers have struck again. (If you think you are a victim of Russian hackers or any other data or online security breach, take these steps.
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