Medical information on the dark web

Medical information can be worth ten times more than credit card numbers on the dark web. Cyber criminals can use this data to create fake IDs to buy medical equipment or drugs or combine a patient number with a false provider number and file fictional claims with insurers. Consumers often [...]


PIPEDA and You

And so it begins. Effective November 1st in Canada, breach readiness takes on a whole new meaning. New regulations regarding mandatory notification, reporting and record keeping of privacy breaches under Canada’s federal data protection law, the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) come into effect. In addition to [...]