I want to thank each and everyone of my followers who view my PayLab Blog. And I want to thank those of you who allow me to speak, post and share freely in this space. During this time it may seem we are still not their yet however, we compared to most can continue to speak, post and share who we are as Americans! Make this weekend one of reflection, strive for a better future, it is not the “I” it is the “WE” together!
Have an amazing “Holiday” weekend! I will be with my awesome husband on the Harley!
Retailers hate returns. That’s not a surprise: Returned merchandise costs the retailers money because the sale was lost, and time, because of restocking.What is surprising is the high return rate that E-commerce retailers experience. According to a study from Trueship, roughly 33 percent of all products purchased online will be returned. Reducing that number, therefore, will result in a better bottom line. Click here to see how you compare and discover what’s missing to increase your bottom line.
There have been 92 incidents reported to HHS between Jan. 1, 2015 and May 6, 2015. Take a look at the breakdown of those incidents…
- 30 – caused by either a hacking or IT incident.
- 27 – unauthorized access/disclosure
- 22 – theft
- 10 – loss
- 3 – improper disposal
Click HERE to see the top 5 largest data breaches and the causes.
EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY PCI DSS 3.1– The revision includes minor updates and clarifications, and addresses vulnerabilities within the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption protocol that can put payment data at risk. Visit their website to read more about the Press Release.
The Anthem data breach affected approximately 78 million individuals, while Premera Blue Cross’ incident could impact nearly 11 million members and applicants.
“We believe that many organizations don’t feel confident in their cybersecurity measures because they lack the proper funding and staffing to identify and manage attacks,” Delp said, citing results from a Lockheed Martin cybersecurity survey. “Fifty-six percent of respondents felt that they didn’t’ have expert personnel. This tells us that organization leaders need to allocate more funding to building up their cybersecurity defense structure and also hire or train additional cyber experts to protect their networks.”
Read the full article here and the top 6 health data breaches for 2015.