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When Yahoo came clean on its back-to-back data breaches last year, Verizon had some soul-searching to do: Would it toss its hands up and walk away from the $4.83 billion deal, blow half a year studying the financial impact of the...

Data protection not keeping pace with threats: C-suite survey If there’s anything another year of sophisticated IT security attacks has shown us, it’s that keeping pace with cyber-threats is a near impossible task. Especially when organizations don’t seem to understand the threats...

Cybercrime is quickly becoming a big business. CNN reported that back in 2014, a whopping 47% of US adults had some sort of personal information stolen by hackers. As cloud storage becomes more and more common, large businesses with few security measures...
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View and download graphs in Shide Share Data security threats are becoming a larger and larger concern for businesses and their advisers, especially in the M&A and deal making space, but there's a lack of clarity on how...

Note: This poll has closed. Go here for the results. As a virtual data room provider, Firmex is always interested in helping companies improve their data security measures and eliminate hacks and data breaches. This is why we're interested in learning...
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Major enterprises are slow to adopt even basic cyber security policies despite risks and warnings, according to IT expert Julie Thorpe.

Last week, a conglomerate of journalists spilled the money-colored, corruption-rife guts of HSBC's Swiss Private Bank, leaking information from 30,000 accounts held by celebrities and captains of industry alike. The 30,000 accounts stitch together a story of $120 billion in assets...
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Over the last year, several high profile data breaches have made headlines, exposing the personal information of millions. Here are some of the biggest security breaches, and what impact they've had on the companies and victims involved.

Despite enormous and increasing resources devoted to combating data breaches, security incidents in the enterprise continue to rise. Hackers are deploying some of the most sophisticated malware attacks ever seen, and law firms are a primary target. Just last month it was...

Most firms acknowledge that there is risk associated with the exposure of their confidential information. This can be in the form of legal risk, if it relates to personal information, or competitive risk, in the case of commercial information, like trade secrets...