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EWU exposes 130 000 student records

Eastern Washington University has notified present and former students of a massive data breach of its systems that could affect up to 130 000 people.

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Voice biometrics: The challenges and opportunities: Find out more for free!

Infosecurity’s 2009 Virtual Conference on Information Security on 24 September includes a session on `Voice Biometrics – a new IT security technology entering the fast lane’.

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Social security numbers guessable, say academics

Two researchers from Carnegie Mellon University claim that it is possible to predict a person’s social security number by using statistical analysis, throwing the security of a key personal identifier into doubt.

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Heartland takes US$12.6m hit for breach

Heartland Payment Systems has revealed that it lost US$12.6m as a result of its 2008 data breach, in the same week that it finally regained official Payment Card Industry Data Security standard (PCI DSS) compliance.

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US and Europe agree data protection principles

The US and Europe have agreed on a set of high-level principles designed to protect personal data gathered during law enforcement procedures.

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Editor Intelink says:(2012-10-02 10:49:19)

“Een kwaliteitsslag voor school, student en stagebedrijf” Het herkennen en correct behandelen van bedrijfsvertrouwelijke informatie. Het programma speelt tevens doeltreffend in op de sterk toenemende behoefte aan Social Media Integriteit van stag...

On: Stagevoorbereiding voor MBO en HBO: Bewustwording Bedrijfsgeheimen & Social Media Integriteit
Danny Lieberman says:(2011-05-09 13:35:04)

As one of the pioneers in DLP - data loss prevention and an active thought leader in the field since 2003 - it is typical for people who discover that the emperor is naked to take knee jerk reactions. IT and HR procedures are part of a set of data...

On: WikiLeaks legt menselijke factor bloot (EN)
Rachel McShelley says:(2011-03-31 10:01:15)

Blijft helaas onduidelijk waarom BitDefender dit opvallend en vooral ook een beveiligingsrisico vindt.

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