Tag: Encryption

The cost of a data breach

How much does a data breach cost? So far, $242.7 million and counting if your company happens to be Equifax. That is how much the company has spent since its data breach that exposed sensitive personal and financial information for nearly 148 million consumers, according to its latest SEC filing. All because it left consumer […]

2017 Data Breach Level Index: Full year results are in…

Break down of the 2017 Breach Level Index stats found: 7,125,940 compromised every day 2,96914 compromised records every hour 4,949 compromised records every minute 82 compromised records every second Last year was a monumental year for data breaches. According to the new Breach Level Index (BLI), in 2017, the number of data records compromised in […]

Uber Data Breach: 57 Million People Affected

Uber Data Breach Demonstrates Need for Better User of Authentication, Data Encryption, and Faster Disclosure Uber Technologies Inc. has fired its chief security officer (CSO) and one of his deputies for helping to cover up a 2016 data breach in which hackers stole the personal data of 57 million riders and drivers. On 22 November, […]

Announcing SafeNet Data Protection On Demand

Gemalto is excited to announce the launch of SafeNet Data Protection on Demand, our new data security-as-a-service platform to help you deliver cost effective encryption, hardware security modules and key management services in the cloud to protect sensitive and regulated data.