Recently a major Health Insurance Provider sent out a “Security Due Diligence Questionnaire” to all of its partners and vendors. If you work in the health insurance industry and received this notification, this request may have come to you as quite a shock.
Initially reported by the Wall Street Journal and corroborated by the New York Times, Google and health care provider Ascension (the second-largest managed health system in the U.S.) initiated “Project Nightingale” last year in the shadows of ominous secrecy.
What’s worse than getting hacked? How about the “failure to detect intrusions” in the first place? InfoTrax Systems is just one of the latest examples of such an impressively bad security oversight. To be clear about the extent of the “oversight”, this company was breached more than 20 times from May 2014 until March 2016.
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That’s right folks, October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. And that means submissions for entering our Cybersecurity Giveaway will be accepted no later than 5:00pm Thursday, October 31, 2019.
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3 billion Yahoo users maybe eligible for a $358 payout as a result from multiple breaches from 2012 to 2016. California courts are in the process of reviewing a $117.5 million proposed settlement.
We are pleased to announce that ITNS Consulting will be participating in Forward Janesville’s Rock Regional Business Expo on October 17, 2019 from 1 – 7pm at the Holiday Inn Express & Janesville Conference Center located at 3100 Wellington Place, Janesville, WI 53546.
As some of you may know, October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. In honor of this, we invite you to stop in to the expo and visit our booth where we’re giving away more than $50,000 worth of our Premium Security and Business Continuity services and expertise!! This is just one of the many ways ITNS Consulting illustrates to the community that we are dedicated to protecting the security, integrity, and continuity of businesses throughout Southern Wisconsin.
In a new indictment filed on August 28, 2019, Paige Thompson is accused of hacking 30 more companies and cryptojacking. The indictment alleges one count of wire fraud and one count of computer fraud and abuse for illicitly accessing data on more than 30 other entities, including Capital One. Each charge carries a penalty of up to 25 years in prison.
According to the FCC’s website, a settlement has been reached in the Equifax data breach reported in September 2017 which affected 147 million people. The initial reports stated individuals could file for a $125 cash payment or credit monitoring services, but in an article
That’s right folks… ITNS Consulting’s new website is now live! WooHoo!!! Its been a long time in the making, and countless hours of effort and of course some frustration along the way… but the journey has been well worth it. And so it is with many things in life… its not only about the destination, but the journey that goes …