Tag: Data Breach

17
Feb

Data theft in Switzerland: One-third of companies have been victims of industrial espionage

It is a fact that no one likes to talk about. Swiss companies are spied upon, their secrets revealed and their data sold. The damage can be humongous. There are many cases that remain under lock and key and rarely appear in the media.

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31
Jan

Management Musings 2: Protecting evidence at the scene of crime

No crime is perfect. Every thief leaves behind a ‘signature’ – even in the digital world. But what if he tries to erase it and leave no trace behind? Can it be done? Is there a way to make sure that footprints cannot be erased? This is what Dr. Heiner Kromer has to say.

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30
Jan

Management Musings 1: Pay attention to all data-centric security

What stops senior management from seriously considering data-centric security as an important aspect of their overall IT security paradigm? Are they misled? Or is it plain complacency that data breach would happen to them? This is what Dr. Heiner Kromer, CEO, SECUDE has to say.

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2
Jan

The Biggest Data Leaks in the Past 15 Years

Marriott, Facebook, Instagram, First American Financial Corp, Capital One, Zoll Medical, Georgia Tech, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and others. What’s common to them all? Well, they are all in the 2019 Data Loss Hall of Shame.

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7
Oct

Enterprise-level data security: Big picture first; details foremost

Despite the growing complexity of threats that faces enterprises today, data security practitioners need to be agile and keep in mind the bigger threat picture. While this does translate to dynamic response mechanisms and constantly evolving security paradigms, those responsible for data security shouldn’t lose sight of the ‘small’ things, for as they say, the devil is in the details.

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11
Sep

Six Things to do to Get Your Data Stolen

Have you taken all the steps to throw your data into the winds? If not, you should read this blog post. Leaving your data to the wolves isn’t as easy as you think. Here’s why…

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4
Sep

Now its Google. Are You Next?

British Airways, Apple Inc., Tesla… the list just keeps growing. The latest in this infamous line is none other than Google. Recently, former Google engineer Anthony Levandowski was accused of stealing self-driving car project details as he moved on to join Uber

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29
Aug

Three Simple Tips to Keep Your CAD Files Safe and Secure

In the world of manufacturing and high-tech companies the most critical IP, like details of either mature products or yet-to-be patented prototypes, is represented as constructional drawings typically stored as CAD files. Cyber-committed CEOs understand that business continuity in digital processes requires new data-centric security strategies. Here are three important points for you to keep in mind when protecting your CAD files.

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13
Aug

Serial data breach cases. When corporations know so much about you. Why don’t they protect your information?

They know all about you. Your health status. Your financial status. About your family. About your vacations – where you go, what you consume and what you do. All that information just got into the hands of pretty unsavory characters from institutions that you believed would never reveal your data.

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1
Aug

Apple and Tesla Story Needn’t Be Yours

Apple recently revealed that its CAD schematics had leaked, spurring it to reduce ‘factory secrecy staff’ and invest in technology. Last year, Tesla had revealed such loss. This needn’t be if organizations take one small, but largely overlooked, step towards CAD file protection. This is what they should do.

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