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  • Maintaining Consumer Privacy in an Era of Privacy Lost

    Posted on October 18, 2017 by opensky-admin

    The massive Equifax loss of 143 million non-consenting individual’s information in the US, Canada and UK presents more challenges for customer protection. Detailed financial data and private identifiers were included in the incident stemming from fundamental patch management latency. This consumer information loss aggravates an already challenged digital society seeking mobility-based services. Digital enterprises strive to provide those services across channels including social, mobile, email and web. Being able to proof their own Read Entire Entry

  • GDPR: What to Expect in the Coming Months

    Posted on October 13, 2017 by opensky-admin

    The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new European data privacy regulation that will be fully enforced from on May 25th, 2018, after being ratified in April 2016. The time period between the two dates was designed to be the grace period for companies to use to be fully compliant by the due date.

    GDPR is also designed to be a privacy regulation that has more consideration for the data subject (you and me) rather than the business. Most regulations have concepts of privacy but not with the full consideration of the d Read Entire Entry

  • Phishing your way Past Multi-Factor Authentication

    Posted on July 24, 2017 by Charles Worrell

    Let’s say an attacker gains access to a valid set of employee credentials. If you don’t have multi-factor authentication (MFA) in place, the attacker has hit the jackpot. They can quickly authenticate against any publicly available asset that accepts the compromised username and password.

    But what if you do have MFA in place? You have a federated single-sign-on portal as the gatekeeper to your sensitive public assets, and it’s protected with MFA.

    Your logins are safe from attackers, right?
    Wrong.

    Your login Read Entire Entry