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4.5 Million US Hospital Patients Could Be Victims Of Chinese Hackers

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The major US hospital group Community Health Systems has revealed that 4.5 million of its patients have had their data stolen by hackers. The attack appears to have originated in China and...

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2014-08-20 08:31:40

Businesses can access educational information and learn key lessons from the field COSTA MESA, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Experian Data Breach Resolution, a leader in helping businesses plan for and mitigate consumer risk following data breach incidents, today released a collection of educational resources for businesses with anecdotes and advice on how to prepare for and manage a data breach. Compiled based on the company's history of servicing some of North America's largest data...

2014-08-15 04:22:02

BOISE, Idaho, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AB Acquisition LLC, which operates Albertsons stores under Albertson's LLC and ACME Markets, Jewel-Osco, and Shaw's and Star Markets under New Albertson's, Inc., recently learned of an unlawful intrusion to obtain credit and debit card payment information in some of its stores. The appropriate federal law enforcement authorities have been notified, and AB Acquisition is working closely with its third party IT services provider, SUPERVALU, to...

2014-08-08 23:01:58

Wednesday August 13th, join Prosecutor for the State Attorney's Office Art Jackman and Peter "webdoc" Martin for a free and informative seminar with useful strategies and tips for protecting yourself and your family from identity theft. Bradenton, FL (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 In a continued effort to serve and protect our community, Felony Division Chief and Prosecutor at the State Attorney’s Office Art Jackman and technology correspondent Peter “the Webdoc” Martin will...

2014-08-07 23:03:56

As the amount of personal data rapidly increases and is scattered everywhere, MyLife.com offers unique services to help people find and control sensitive personal information available online (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 MyLife.com announces new services that empower people to protect their privacy and public image from one central place. The amount of data being created by people—and about them—is growing online every day. As a result, it is increasingly difficult for people to manage...

2014-08-05 08:41:53

Wocket Helps Protect Against Identity Theft SHELTON, Conn., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NXT-ID, Inc., (OTCQB: NXTD) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, notes that the current social media competition "Show us your Wallet", for its next generation smart wallet, Wocket(TM) reveals first-hand evidence of how social media can unintentionally play a role in identity theft. "An exuberant contestant submitted a photo of their big fat bulky wallet,...

2014-07-30 23:07:55

Identity verification and authentication solutions provider, Electronic Verification Systems (EVS), announced late last month that they would be adding an additional Watch List to their services. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Identity verification and authentication solutions provider, Electronic Verification Systems (EVS), announced late last month that they would be adding an additional Watch List to their services. With the addition of the European Union Consolidated Watch List...

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 16:30:49

Precise ID® with FraudNet provides a single view of a consumer's identity across devices COSTA MESA, Calif., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Experian(®), the leading global information services company, has announced the launch of a cross-channel fraud platform to better authenticate consumers, validate their mobile devices and identify mobile fraud. The platform combines Experian's Precise ID(®), an industry-leading risk-based authentication service, with FraudNet, a global fraud detection...

2014-07-25 12:24:14

Partnership Provides Protect Your Bubble USA Customers with Comprehensive Mobile Security Solution that Protects People, Devices and Data at No Charge for One Year ATLANTA, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Protect Your Bubble, a specialty protection brand, today announced that the company has partnered with SnapOne Inc., a leading cloud-service applications developer, to add Snap Secure® to Protect Your Bubble USA's identity theft protection plan. Snap Secure® offers comprehensive...

2014-07-25 08:23:57

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biometrics industry expands and becomes more influential as more consumers are turning to digital technology for online & commerce payments while seeking security comfort: NXT-ID, Inc. (OTCBB: NXTD), Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), LifeLock Inc. (NYSE: LOCK), Visa Inc. (NYSE: V), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Fortinet Inc. (NASDAQ: FTNT) NXT-ID, Inc., (OTCQB: NXTD) a biometric authentication company focused on the...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.