Equifax data breach is a security disaster

Equifax data breach is a security disaster

The latest massive data breach might be the most serious yet. Equifax Inc, a U.S.-based consumer credit reporting agency, announced this month that it had fallen victim to a cyber security breach that exposed the personal data of more than $143 million consumers. 

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Identity theft: Our advice to help lesson your risk

Identity theft: Our advice to help lesson your risk

At CRI Group, our experts have investigated their fair share of identity theft cases, and while they can be very damaging, there is good news – many could have been avoided (and can be avoided in the future) with some proper due diligence.

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European regulators face-off with Facebook over privacy and data protection

European regulators face-off with Facebook over privacy and data protection

Facebook is discovering, along with other companies, that Europe is serious about data protection and privacy rules. The massive social media corporation is being fined by France, and is under investigation in several other European countries, for how it handles individuals’ information.

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Your Company’s Reputation is Critical: How to Keep it Positive

Your Company’s Reputation is Critical: How to Keep it Positive

No company has a guaranteed way to safeguard their reputation from ever being dinged or facing scrutiny. But there are ways to mitigate the damage and help ensure your company survives the crisis, and can rebuild its reputation in a positive way.

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Protecting Data: What Businesses Need to Know About the GDPR

Protecting Data: What Businesses Need to Know About the GDPR

In just over a year, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force in Europe. This sea change in data privacy is aimed at improving protections for individuals within the European Union, providing them with more control over how their personal data is used.

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