As I watch the Equifax scandal unfold, it becomes clear to me that many are at a loss of what to do, or even how to think about this data breach. The first reaction people have is centered on if they, their friends, or family were personally impacted. Rightfully so. For some advice on what you can do to protect your identity, read my recent blog, …Continue
Added by Steven Minsky on September 21, 2017 at 5:19pm — No Comments
As the CEO of a risk management company, I think critically about data breaches all the time. Every day we are working to make sure our clients have the means to protect themselves, their customers, their employees, and their communities. We help them manage all kinds of risks: competition, goal achievement, vendors, regulation changes, and of course, data theft.
Added by Steven Minsky on September 18, 2017 at 4:44pm — No Comments
On September 7, big-three credit reporting company Equifax reported that hackers gained access to the personal information of about 143 million U.S. consumers. This scandal will be bigger than the Wells Fargo, BP, Chipotle, Volkswagen and Bernie Madoff scandals combined.
The Equifax breach is unprecedented in both quantity and quality. It is second to none in…Continue
Added by Steven Minsky on September 13, 2017 at 7:30pm — No Comments