Reporting data breaches won't kill your company

Wednesday, 21 March 2007, 12:45 AM EST

Whenever security experts talk about the rise in data breaches, they never fail to note that the numbers they cite are no doubt low given that many organizations don't report problems out of concern their reputations will take a hit. But the public might be more forgiving than such organizations think.

"[Customer] notifications have not turned out to be as fatal as we once thought," according to Mike Everist, director of legal and regulatory compliance at American Express Technologies, speaking at this week's Infosec World Conference & Expo in Orlando. "It's not the end of your brand."

At Computerworld.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Operation Pawn Storm: Varied targets and attack vectors, next-level spear-phishing tactics

Posted on 23 October 2014.  |  Targets of the spear phishing emails included staff at the Ministry of Defense in France, in the Vatican Embassy in Iraq, military officials from a number of countries, and more.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Fri, Oct 24th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //