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Monthly Archives: June 2017

Tracking Hacking: The World’s Biggest Data Breaches

  This data visualization comes to us from Information is Beautiful. Go to their site to see the highly-recommended interactive format that visualizes the same data, while providing additional details on each specific hack. The graphic above shows a timeline of some of the biggest data breaches on record. Each bubble represents the number of records lost…

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Ransomware: Best Practices for Prevention and Response

Ransomware: Best Practices for Prevention and Response   The SEI offers there top two best practices for avoiding ransomware.    An Ounce of Backup The single most effective deterrent to ransomware is to regularly back up and then verify your system. More recent ransomware attacks have not only encrypted data files but also Windows system…

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