Category Archives: Cyber Security Tip

January is Data Privacy Month

Data Privacy Month is an annual EDUCAUSE effort to empower people to protect their privacy and control their digital footprint, as well as escalate the protection of privacy and data as everyone’s priority. This year’s Data Privacy Month Planning Task … Continue reading

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Preventing identity theft, part 2

Identity theft is the largest white collar crime in the history of the United States. Approximately 15 million United States’ residents have their identities used fraudulently each year with financial losses totaling upwards of $50 billion. On a case-by-case basis, … Continue reading

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Preventing identity theft – part 1

In 2010, there were about 8.6 million US households who fell victim to identity fraud resulting in over $13 billion in losses and damages according to research by the US Department of Justice. Financial institutions are developing and implementing new … Continue reading

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