How to deal with a Data Breach case in your Business

When dealing with a data breach in your Business, you must take specific measures to protect the company from further attacks. Of course, as we have mentioned in previous articles, prevention is the best defense to avoid such a case. But what if the bad has already happened? Some steps may vary depending on the nature of the attack. For instance, whether there’s a breach of any personal information. What you should do in your company in the case of…

Data Breaches And The Need For Prevention

Serious data breaches can be extremely costly for organizations, and there is a great need to prevent them. However, many companies have not prepared themselves to deal with data breaches. They have neglected to invest in appropriate measures to prevent them. We can face it as an “It will never happen to us” mentality. After all, it can be easy to defer investing in something we never imagined would happen to us, especially when it has to do with the…

US Navy data breach

The incident. The US Navy announces today a major personal data breach. Back in October, due to a breach in a contractor’s laptop, someone accessed more than 130,000 accounts of its enlisted men. HP Enterprise Services notified the US Navy of the breach. They reported the “compromisation” of one of the Navy’s laptops operated by their employee supporting a Navy contract. Data accessed includes the names and Social Security numbers of 134,386 current and former Sailors. The Navy confronts data breach head on.…

500 million Yahoo accounts breached in 2014

The incident Yahoo recently informed the public about the theft of crucial information from at least 500 million Yahoo accounts. The information may have included names, email addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth, and, in some cases, encrypted or unencrypted security questions and answers. Security advises Yahoo recommends users who haven’t changed their Yahoo passwords since 2014 do so. Their spokesperson said that account holders should also change passwords and security questions. Additionally, they should also change the answers for any other account they…