Almost 20 million records exposed in breach affecting Quest and LabCorp

Executive Summary Financial, healthcare and other personal / private information is a treasure trove for criminals and the proliferation of online records (payment, healthcare, etc.) and data sharing between entities (e.g., web portals for accessing healthcare records, payment portals for both B2B and B2C payment processing, etc.) gives these criminals countless opportunities to find data […]

American Express cardholder accessed in breach

According to this article, American Express cardholder data may have been accessed as the result of a breach of a third party network.  American Expreds stressed that their systems were not accessed but encouraged card members to watch for fraudulent activity on their statement. The article points out that, similar to other recent large breaches […]