Blog Tag: Data-Breach

What is the GDPR? Simply put, the GDPR is data protection for citizens of the European Union. Noncompliant organizations will face fines of up to 4% of a...
Threats may be present in any file. This is a given, and cyber security defense strategies must take this into account. This is why secure file transfer...
2015 may just go down in history as the year of the hack. 2015 was filled with 365 days of headlines covering everything from the OPM breach, to Anonymous'...
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1 Oct 2015

September in Review

Check out what you may have missed this month from OPSWAT! We have three new white papers available for download, as well as Gears for Linux and AndroidTM...
2014 has been regarded as the year of the data breach, and the damaging effects of those breaches are still rippling through one organization after the other...
Every day there seems to be a new malware threat that we hear about, from remotely controlling cars and medical equipment, to attacks on well-known security...
Data breaches have been in the news more this year than ever! We are excited to launch a new Data Breach page that will highlight notable breaches. Information...
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31 Aug 2015

August in Review

OPSWAT just released our quarterly market share report with new vendor data! The report, our article about a hospital facing a $218K HIPAA fine, and info about...
2014 was dubbed as 'the year of the data breach'. With many new data breaches dominating the headlines in 2015, including Anthem, the White House, banking...
A Massachusetts hospital was recently fined $218k for using a cloud-based file sharing service and violating HIPAA requirements. Although there was no evidence...
It seems like phishing and spear phishing are constantly in the news, usually accompanied by an announcement of yet another major data breach! The first...
As a company with more than 42,000 associates, EGS (Expert Global Solutions) was presented with a challenge that is encountered by many large companies - how...