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WADA Hack – Fancy Bears out for Glory

Sure, no law has been broken. However, I’m sure WADA (and some other leading athletes world-wide – the list gets longer by the day) didn’t want to have this informationleaking out to public knowledge. And so we’ve come to learn about the above information as a result of a hack done by a group referred […]

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Survey: 94% of Australian Organisations Vulnerable to Data Threats

85% of organisations already breached by cyberattacks, 31% breached in the last year. 2016 Vormetric Data Threat Report – Australia Edition SYDNEY, Australia. – August 16, 2016 – Vormetric, a Thales company, and a leader in enterprise data protection for physical, virtual, big data, and cloud environments, today announced the results of the Australia Edition […]

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(US) Federal Data Breach Risk Level is High

(Tami Gallegos, September 2016)  We all hear about US Federal Government data breaches in the news.  When malicious hackers get into an agency system they have access to our nation’s most critical infrastructures and the personal, identifiable information of tens of thousands of citizens.  Although agencies like NIST, OMB, and DoD collaborate on mandates and frameworks […]

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In Retail, 89% of IT Security Pros Feel Vulnerable to Data Threats. But Data Breach Prevention a Low Spending Priority.

Spending to protect data increasing, but concentrated in least effective security controls 2016 Vormetric Data Threat Report – Retail Edition June 14, 2016 – Vormetric, a Thales company, and a leader in enterprise data protection for physical, virtual, big data, and cloud environments, today announced the results of the Retail Edition of the 2016 Vormetric […]

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