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What the Target Breach Taught Us About SecurityPressBlog


Adam Levin spoke with Ken Rosato of WABC TV about the Target breach. An iconic moment for the business world and consumers, the Target breach shined a spotlight on the importance of security in an increasingly dangerous digital world.

Target’s epic fail was happened in part because it ignored the warning signs, and had a glacial response when it came to informing its customers of the data breach. It’s never been more important to be vigilant about self-monitoring, checking financial accounts on a daily basis and taking immediate action if you suspect you’ve been the victim of identity theft.

What can you do? Place fraud alerts on all your accounts and consider placing a credit freeze on all things you. Data breaches have become the third certainty in life, which is why businesses and consumers alike need to follow the 3 Ms: Monitor, Minimize the Risk and Manage the Damage.