Data Breach Tag

The current state of malware is a conflicted one. On the one hand, data breaches involving malware have become less frequent in recent years. In its 2019 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR), Verizon found that malware had been active in 28 percent of data breaches...

No one questions the good intent behind the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) legislation, or the need for companies to be more careful with the proprietary information they have about clients, patients, and other individuals they interact with regularly. While the provisions within the GDPR...

The costs of a data breach are on the rise. According to Ponemon’s 13th annual Cost of a Data Breach Study, the global average costs of a breach rose 6.4 percent over the previous year to $3.86 million in 2018. During that same period, the...

As in recent years, 2017 has been marked by an increasing number of cyberattacks, and indications point to another tumultuous year as we head into 2018. With companies storing more data in the cloud and the number of Internet-connected devices rapidly increasing, the appeal and opportunity...

The Lastline Daily Dose program has been supporting National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) throughout October with daily advice to help individuals and organizations detect and prevent malware-based cyberattacks. We have offered a daily dose of advice on simple steps to online safety (week 1),...

The Lastline Daily Dose program supports National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) with daily tips and advice to help individuals and organizations detect and prevent malware-based cyberattacks. Throughout October, Lastline will offer a daily dose of advice via Twitter (@Lastlineinc), LinkedIn, Facebook, and other social...