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2014-07-30 08:40:24

65 percent of adult consumers unlikely to do business again with companies after financial data breach BALTIMORE, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Data breaches have a significant impact on whether a customer will interact with an organization again, according to new research from SafeNet, Inc., a global leader in data protection solutions. The global research surveyed over 4,500 adults across five of the world's largest economies - US, UK, Germany, Japan, and Australia. It found that nearly...

2014-07-30 08:40:20

Identity Theft Main Reason for Breaches and Survey Shows 40 Percent of Consumers Very Unlikely To Do Business with Breached Companies BALTIMORE, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SafeNet, Inc., a global leader in data protection solutions, today released the highlights from its SafeNet Breach Level Index (BLI) for the second quarter of 2014. Between April and June of this year, there were a total of 237 breaches that compromised more than 175 million customer records of personal and financial...

2014-07-29 23:16:21

In their “Data Security” report, Computerbilities explores the essentials to preventing data breaches and how to remedy common vulnerabilities. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 IT Support Company, Computerbilities, has released their report detailing the recent major security breaches and outlining the essentials of preventing data breaches. The purpose of the report is to educate business owners on the importance of creating and implementing security measures to protect their data....

2014-07-24 08:42:05

LONDON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Half of online shoppers feel that retailers could be doing more to keep them safe online - 1 in 4 online consumers have been, or have a family member who has been, a victim of a fraudulent transaction in the past Fifty-four percent of online shoppers feel that they are more conscious of their security online compared to 12 months ago following a string of high profile security breaches at...

2014-07-23 23:06:13

RADAR 4.0 Supports Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA) and Latest Changes to State Breach Notification Laws; ID Experts Announces Issuance of Second U.S. Patent for RADAR Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Financial institutions handle millions of transactions daily involving customers’ sensitive information. Add the complexities of maintaining the privacy of this information; mix in compliance obligations with federal regulations and the myriad of changing state breach laws; and you’ve got...

2014-07-17 23:08:16

Alliance offers corporations, law firms proven expertise in averting and responding to data breach incidents. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Discovia, a leading provider of electronic discovery and related services, has formed a strategic partnership with IDT911 Consulting, a leader in data risk protection, management, and privacy compliance. Together, the two companies will provide corporations and their counsel with consulting to help avoid a damaging breach and assist with...

2014-07-15 08:24:34

Shocking results show identity theft dramatically on the rise, consumers concerned BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Identity theft has become a major concern for the American consumer and is now having a significant impact on their shopping habits. These are the findings of an exclusive survey conducted on over 400 random individuals by LowCards.com. The entire contents of the survey, available for review at...

2014-07-01 23:07:08

Security leader to provide inside view of high-profile retail data breaches and techniques retailers used to thwart them. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Tripwire, Inc., a global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced a new webcast titled “Hacking Point of Sale: Anatomy of a Mega Retail Breach”. As recent retail mega breaches have demonstrated, point of sale and payment systems create unique security challenges for retailers. Over a...

2014-06-26 23:08:35

Co-Founder of TokenEx®, the Expanding Cloud-Based Data Tokenization Resource, Reveals the Hidden Costs of Hacks Tulsa, OK (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 According to the Ponemon Institute’s 2014 Cost of Data Breach Study, the average financial cost for each stolen record rose from $188 to $201, and the total average cost paid by an organization recovering from a breach rose from $5.4 to $5.9 million. “The hard cost, financial implications of a data breach can be astronomical for a...

Montana State Health Records Compromised In Massive Data Breach
2014-06-25 13:48:42

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In William Shakespeare's patriotic play Henry V, the king rallies his men with the now famous line, "Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more." In the era of almost daily reports of hacking its all too common to hear "once more about a breach," a security breach. This week it was some 1.3 million people that had their Social Security numbers and other personal information compromised following a data security breach of...


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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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