Posts Tagged ‘Security’

December is Identity Theft Prevention and Awareness Month

Millions of Americans’ identities are stolen every December. That’s why December is Identity Theft Prevention and Awareness Month. Don’t let identity theft ruin your holiday cheer! Here are several tips for protecting your privacy during the holiday season. Beware of Porch Pirates One benefit of online shopping is avoiding shopping crowds by having holiday purchases…

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Privacy Law Resources

Understanding the privacy laws that impact public and private organizations is important. Several well-known federal regulations set strict privacy standards for medical, financial, and personal information. Here’s an overview of the laws that may affect your business: The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) HIPAA affects any healthcare organization that handles, stores, and transmits…

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5 Things to Do for National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October brings cooler weather, falling leaves, ghouls and goblins. But do you know October is also National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM)? In the spirit of NCSAM, here are several tips for keeping your personal and business information secure: 1. Update Your Passwords If you remember your passwords, they’re probably too weak. And if you’re using…

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4 Simple Identity Theft Prevention Tips

Identity theft crimes in the United States keep increasing every year. Businesses that collect confidential personal, medical and financial data from their customers are especially vulnerable. Naturally, you don’t want your business to be the next to announce a data breach. That’s why it’s essential to have a proactive security strategy. Here are several identity…

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