30 042019

RED ALERT CALIFORNIA! Ready for CCPA?

Bill Haber | CO-Founder, Partner-TechOps Having just returned from a trip The Golden State, there is so much to admire about its beauty, weather, and innovation leadership. There are also some well-known tradeoffs that Californians are discussing with increased frequency. We know its residents are well-accustomed to life in a state of  RED ALERT from

28 122017

Definition: Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity is defined as the body of technologies, processes and practices designed to protect networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access. Elements of cybersecurity include: Application security. Information security. Network security and more.

28 122017

South Carolina Data Breach Laws

South Carolina Data Breach Laws: When You Can Be Fined South Carolina's Financial Identity Fraud and Identity Theft Protection Act requires businesses to notify their customers about a data breach and inform consumer reporting agencies when the breach affects more than 1,000 SC residents. Businesses can be fined $1,000 per consumer affected by the breach. This law

28 122017

North Carolina Data Breach Laws: Reporting Requirements

North Carolina businesses that suffer a data breach must notify affected NC residents by mail, phone, or email as soon as possible. If the security breach affects more than 500,000 people, or the cost of notification exceeds $250,000, other means of notification can be used (e.g., public service announcements). If a breach impacts more than 1,000 people, all credit-reporting agencies