Cars and Cybersecurity: Emerging Concerns

by Debra N. Diener J.D. CIPP G


Car manufacturers are creating more sophisticated electronic systems for their models every year. Consumers benefit from advances such as GPS. Yet these advances are also raising new concerns about whether some of the systems could be hacked or create privacy risks. … Continue Reading

Anthem Breach Highlights Limited Public Awareness of Medical ID Theft Risks

by Robert Gregg


Greetings all. I know I have raved on about this before but the massive data breach recently announced by Anthem Inc., the second largest U.S. health insurer, provides yet another perfect example of the limited understanding by media and many “experts” of the full spectrum of risks resulting from data breaches in healthcare organizations. … Continue Reading

Data Breach Aftermath

by Robert Siciliano


Haste certainly doesn’t make waste if you’ve suffered from an entity getting hacked resulting in a data breach. Don’t waste a single minute delaying notifying affected accounts! … Continue Reading

Massive Data Breach at Anthem Insurance

by Jim Malmberg


Anthem has disclosed that hackers managed to get into the company’s computer network and gain access to some of the personally identifiable information on 80 million current and former customers of the company. … Continue Reading

New Computer? Care for Data Privacy in 5 Steps

by Stay Safe Online


Back when we got our first computers about 20 years ago, I think we all had the same concern: “What picture should I choose for my desktop?” … Continue Reading

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