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Elasticsearch Server Exposes Trove of Patient Data

A health company’s unprotected server exposed over six million health records in the last 12 months. Meditlab, an electronic medical record company, left a server...

Employment Scams Increasingly Targeting Job Seekers

Employment fraud is currently the most prevalent scam targeting consumers, according to Better Business Bureau report. The scams primarily target job-seekers with promises of great...

IoT Cybersecurity Bill Proposed to Congress

Congress proposed a bill to improve the security of internet-enabled devices called the Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2019. The bipartisan legislation...

Citrix Hack Exposes Customer Data

Citrix, a major network software company, had its internal network compromised by what appears to be an international hacking campaign. The company was alerted to...

Did Amazon Just Jump the Shark on Consumer Privacy?

The sitcom "Happy Days" was pretty much doomed when the Fonz, wearing swim trunks and a leather jacket, stepped into that waterski and jumped...

Adam Levin on Avoiding Tax Scams on ABC7NY

Adam Levin shared tips with ABC7NY on how to avoid phony IRS tax scams. Tax season is typically an active time for identity thieves...

NSA Halts Controversial Domestic Surveillance Program

The National Security Agency has stopped a controversial domestic surveillance program, according to a senior congressional aide. The program monitored the metadata of domestic calls...

Adam Levin Discusses Employment Scams on CBS This Morning

Adam Levin was featured on CBS This Morning where he discussed employment scams, in which fictitious companies dupe victims into spending their own money...

Vermont Law Shines Light on Data Brokers

A newly enacted Vermont law offers a glimpse at companies engaged in the compiling and selling of individual user data. Under H.764 (Act 171), third-party...

TikTok Fined Record Amount for Collecting Children’s Data

The Federal Trade Commission fined the popular social media and video sharing service TikTok a record $5.7 million for illegally collecting the personal data...

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