Data Breach

The Post-Data Breach Era in Asia-Pacific: Why a Bad Situation is About to Get Worse

A recent incident has compromised as many as 1.5 million personal health files, and has been described as the most serious such breach of personal data in Singapore’s history.

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Ken Lam
Posted October 18, 2018
Data Breach

Imposters Targeting Your Employees: 3 Keys to Effective Workforce Authentication

As if cybercriminals trying to crash your gates weren't bad enough, many are impersonating your employees and contractors to do it. Are your workforce authentication systems up to the challenge?

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Daniel Welch
Posted June 25, 2018
Data Breach

Data Breach at Major Hong Kong Broadband Provider May Spike ATO Attacks

A recent data breach at one of Hong Kong's largest residential broadband providers has reportedly compromised the personal data of 380,000 customers, amplifying the risk of account takeover (ATO) attacks in the months ahead.

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Alisdair Faulkner
Posted June 12, 2018
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The Effect of Data Breaches on the Cybercrime Landscape in Asia Pacific

The Asia Pacific region is increasingly susceptible to data breaches, as the economic growth spurs massive digital transformation and the volume of transactions continues to rise.

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Alisdair Faulkner
Posted May 24, 2018
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Data Breaches: Is “Personal” Data Becoming an Endangered Species?

After the barrage of data breaches during the past decade, your personal data isn’t too “personal” any more. It is quite likely all over the dark web and in the hands of a cybercriminal. More than 1,171 data breaches this...

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Pascal Podvin
Posted November 30, 2017
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Equifax Cyberattack Underscores Dangers in Post-Breach World

News of a massive cyberattack on one of the three major U.S. credit bureaus is adding urgency to a long-running crisis that’s shaping up into a perfect storm for fraud. According to Equifax, the hack it disclosed last week includes...

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Armen Najarian
Posted September 13, 2017
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Insider Threats: The New Front in the War on Fraud

Insider risk has long been the elephant in the room when it comes to corporate data breaches. While the headlines focus on shadowy hackers and international cybercrime rings, the truth is that a surprisingly large percentage of attacks are made...

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Alisdair Faulkner
Posted November 23, 2016
Data Breach

Does Privacy Still Matter in a Post-Breach World?

Privacy is currently an extremely hot topic.  From public outrage over government surveillance techniques, to the way companies like Facebook store and use our data, to the illegal selling of identity credentials on the dark web. Personal information is everywhere,...

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Rebekah Moody
Posted February 10, 2016
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Data Privacy and Security: Bridging the Gap

Facilitating shared intelligence in an increasingly strict data privacy landscape. Happy Data Privacy Day! Coordinated by the National Cyber Security Alliance, this is held every year to raise awareness and empower businesses and individuals to better protect their privacy. However,...

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Lizzie Clitheroe
Posted January 28, 2016
Data Breach

The Consumer Elephant

Survey Explodes 5 Data-Breach Myths. Shows Retailers Should Realize Consumers Care about Breaches and Have Long Memories Data breaches have become so ubiquitous that news of them is just more white noise to consumers, right? WRONG. Very, very wrong according...

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ThreatMetrix
Posted July 1, 2015
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