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More PHI Breaches Caused By Providers, Insiders, Report Says

More Protected Health Information (PHI) is leaked by healthcare providers, not hackers, academic research by Michigan State University and Johns Hopkins University released Monday says. Researchers say that when it comes to data breaches, more than half of the… Read More

Deploy Multiple Defence Layers To Protect Data-Rich Applications

What should organisations be doing to address application layer attacks and reduce the likelihood of a breach through this type of attack? The first step any organisation needs to take to protect itself against an application layer attack is… Read More

Time To Review Your Corporate Data Policy?

Many organizations continue outdated practices that don’t consider the rapidly changing world of data governance. Outdated agreements and poorly devised classification policies are signs that it’s time for an overhaul; especially considering emerging technologies like the use of mobile… Read More

Data Breach Reports See 75% Increase In Last Two Years

Data breaches are up 75% in two years, finds a report from the Information Commissioner (ICO). The study, carried out by Kroll, took into account an array of personal data, including health, financial and employment details. Access to this… Read More

What is a Data Classification Policy?

Data classification helps us to categorize data in a way that conveys the sensitivity of information, such as data that must be safeguarded for confidentiality, integrity, and availability. Here’s what you need to know about the importance of data… Read More