Larry Ponemon of the Ponemon Institute explains his firm’s Cost of Data Breach study. While costs are increasing, companies are struggling to avoid a second breach. Also, Henry Helgeson, CEO of payment processor Merchant Warehouse, talks about PCI and encryption in the wake of the Heartland breach.
Data breach costs rise as firms brace for next loss: Companies are struggling to prevent data breaches, according to a new survey that found most firms are dealing with multiple breaches.
First lawsuit filed in Heartland data security breach: A class action lawsuit was filed against Heartland claiming that the payment processor issued belated and inaccurate statements when it announced a security breach of its systems.