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Data Scraping Is on the Rise: Here’s How to Mitigate the Damage

Toolbox security | May 26, 2021 -- Social media is a gold mine of information, filled with enough personal data to make any fraudster happy. It’s why there has been an uptick in data breaches and cyberattacks hitting major social media platforms. In this piece, Justine Fox of NuData Security explains how social media platforms can mitigate damage from these types of attacks without impacting the user experience. For the complete article, go here.

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Interview with Justine Fox: Impact of remote work on cybersecurity and cyber hygiene

AI Tech Park | May 18, 2021 -- Organizations of any size are at risk of human error, so informational campaigns about phishing and social engineering attacks are important tools to increasing technology literacy.  Many data breaches occur due to the human element of our organizations. This makes technology literacy a key metric that directly impacts an organization’s cyber resiliency or an individual. In this interview with AI tech park, Justine Fox explores the impact of remote work on cybersecurity

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Advice on Anti-Ransomware Day: Prepare as if it’s any other kind of cyberattack

ransomwareIT World Canada | May 12, 2021 – If you’re well-prepared for any cyberattack you’re prepared for ransomware. "Ransomware is a disaster recovery event," says Robert Capps, vice-president of innovation at the NuData Security division of Mastercard. “And for a lot of organizations, it’s a fairly mild one. For others, it can be business-impacting. "When you talk to CISOs about any sort of disaster situation it comes down to resiliency and recoverability. Ransomware is just a fancy disruption attack. There

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Fraud Prevention Against Sophisticated Attacks

Michelle Hafner, SVP of Product Strategy & Execution at NuData SecurityPaymentsJournal | May 11, 2021 – With nearly every vertical being forced to move online, fraudsters are truly expanding their horizons. COVID-19 made the world more digital, and with that digitization came many positive results—customer satisfaction, on-demand services, and contactless payments, to name a few. But with more sophisticated technology came more sophisticated cyberattacks. “While the sophisticated attacks are usually lower in volume than basic attacks, they’re much harder for common security tools to detect,” said Michelle Hafner, SVP of

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The Increasing Importance Of Data Security

Data-SecurityTaxgirl | May 11, 2021 – As society continues to do more online, data security is more important than ever before. That goes for your taxes and the IRS as well. In their annual report, the IRS identified $2.3 billion in tax fraud schemes in 2020. Are you protected from data security issues? Kelly is joined by Robert Capps, the vice president of emerging technologies for NuData Security — a Mastercard company. Kelly and Robert discuss the increasing importance of

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