The Security Detail

Jul 31 2011   10:23PM GMT

Best Practices to Prevent Data Breaches



Posted by: Tony Bradley
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PCWorld
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Major companies and government agencies–companies and government agencies we rely on to protect our networks, our data, and our nation–are being hacked left and right in recent months. It may seem futile, but all is not lost.

Small and medium businesses in particular, though, need some simple guidance. The lack of budget, or a dedicated IT department make securing the network and protecting data that much more difficult.

A recent PCWorld article says, “The Web safety and online identity protection experts at SafetyWeb.com and myID.com helped put together a list of ten different data and privacy breach scenarios, along with suggestions and best practices to avoid them.”

Read Ten Best Practices to Prevent Data and Privacy Breaches to learn more.

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