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Hospitals, others beef up data security amid tougher oversight

Hospitals, others beef up data security amid tougher oversight
Thomas Murphy and Iris Mauriello help oversee privacy compliance at UConn Health, which has installed software on employee cell phones that can remotely wipe out private data in the event of theft or loss. The program is called “bring your own device.”.
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What You Should Know About Identity Theft
From malicious software to “SMiShing” attacks in the form of text messages, cybercrimes are largely responsible for the surge in identity theft in recent years. Identity theft is now the fastest-growing financial crime. It can happen for months (even …
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Community Calendar
Donna Dyer, of Dolores State Bank, reviews the latest information on methods of identity theft and how to protect yourself. Details: 970-882-4127.First TuesdayDolores Mountain Quilters meeting, 10 a.m. at the Dolores Community Center, 400 Riverside Ave.
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Credit Union and PSCU partner to thwart nearly 0000 in bogus bill pay
At best, the impact to the cardholder is inconvenience; at worst, the effect of fraud can be devastating and long lasting, especially if identity theft is involved. … PSCU provides 24/7 fraud protection for its bill pay subscribers free of charge to …
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Target Chief Apologies For Data Breach- Free Credit Monitoring If You EVER Shopped At Target

Target Corporation Chief Financial Officer John Mulligan apologizes to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee for the security lapse that allowed thieves to obtain millions of credit card numbers of Target customers in December. He makes a new offer to Target customers, promising a free year of credit monitor for any Target customer, not just the ones that shopped there in December.
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Experian: Key Digital Marketing Issues Are Data Linkage, Customer-Centricity

Experian: Key Digital Marketing Issues Are Data Linkage, Customer-Centricity
According to Experian Marketing Services' “2015 Digital Marketer Report,” today's marketers are struggling to collect, mine and leverage an unprecedented amount of data. Data linkage tops the list of barriers to cross-channel marketing, up from fourth …

Citigroup Inc. Increases Experian plc Price Target to GBX 1400 (EXPN)
Experian plc logo Research analysts at Citigroup Inc. boosted their price target on shares of Experian plc (LON:EXPN) from GBX 1,360 ($ 20.80) to GBX 1,400 ($ 21.41) in a report released on Thursday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock.
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Terrebonne General Clinic Implements RightPatient? Biometric Patient Identification Safety and Data Integrity Program with McKesson EHR

Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 09, 2015

RightPatient® announced today that Terrebonne General infirmary (TGMC) has actually implemented their client identification administration, information integrity, and health security platform utilizing iris recognition to boost patient security criteria, prevent the development of duplicate health files, and deter medical identification theft. Terrebonne is utilizing the RightPatient® identity administration system through the entire medical center, including diligent identification into the crisis division, and inpatient and outpatient admissions.

After mindful evaluation of several biometric patient identification solutions, including an in depth evaluation of backend search capabilities additionally the health risks of contact vs. non-contact biometric equipment, TGMC made a decision to deploy RightPatient® with iris biometrics. The answer enables Terrebonne staff to recover a precise and full medical record simply by using a patient’s picture, providing peace-of-mind the greatest amount of treatment may be administered. The hospital may also get significant cost savings by avoiding the development of duplicate and overlay medical records, mitigating patient fraud, and streamlining the check-in process.

“Implementation regarding the RightPatient® client identity administration platform is a vital step to boost patient safety criteria at TGMC,” said Phyllis Peoples, president and CEO. “We tend to be focused on adopting technologies that help our goal of protecting patients and supplying our staff using chance to administer the highest top-notch treatment.”

“We remain centered on our core goal to help increase diligent protection and bolster the stability of medical information through the power and flexibility of RightPatient®,” stated Michael Trader, Co-Founder and President of RightPatient®. “Working closely with TGMC staff, we were able to modify RightPatient® for his or her particular McKesson EHR system workflows and effortlessly retrieve patient files after successful identifications, helping to increase patient protection and get rid of the danger of medical identification theft.”


About RightPatient®

RightPatient® is the industry’s many versatile and scalable biometric patient protection, patient data integrity, and safe individual health information system. Interfaces currently exist for assorted EHR systems, including Epic, Cerner, McKesson, Siemens, Meditech, CPSI and more. With customers that function over 30 million annual diligent visits and backed by 13 years of expertise in health, biometrics, integration and large-scale projects, our company is focused on development and enabling our consumers to improve diligent safety, protect client privacy, raise diligent wedding, and enhance performance by safeguarding client identities from every interacting with each other touchpoint.



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Complimentary Webinar – The Real Cost of a Data Breach

Austin, TX (PRWEB) January 19, 2015

AllClear ID, the leader in the B2B customer security market, is hosting a complimentary webinar exploring the costs associated with data breaches. For companies to successfully navigate the new threat landscape and craft effective response strategies to data security events, understanding the true costs associated with data breaches is critical. Registration for the webinar is available online at

The webinar, entitled The Real Cost of a Data Breach, will take place on Wednesday, January 28th at 1:00PM Eastern Time and will feature insights from industry leaders on the 2014 NetDiligence® Cyber Claims Study, as well as best practices for cost savings in key areas of data breach response.

“We decided to partner with NetDiligence on the cyber claims study after receiving feedback from our clients and their attorneys about the desire for more comprehensive data around the true costs associated with data breaches”, says Jamie May, Vice President of Operations at AllClear ID. “This webinar and the associated cyber claims study will be useful tools for companies and attorneys seeking to better understand and mitigate costs related to breach events. We are excited to host such a distinguished panel of industry leaders on the topic.”

Attendees will gain an insider’s look at data breaches and primary drivers of associated costs. Key learnings will include the type of data lost, cause of loss, and affected industry.

Webinar Speakers Include:

    Mark Greisiger, President of NetDiligence®
    Andy Obuchowski, Director, Northwest Regional Leader, Security & Privacy Consulting at McGladrey
    John Mullen, Partner, Chair, U.S. Data Privacy & Network Security Group at Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith
    Jamie May, Vice President of Operations at AllClear ID
    Vinny Sakore, Assistant HIPAA Security Officer for Verizon Business, Cloud Security at ICSA Labs

Register for the complimentary webinar online at

About AllClear ID

AllClear ID specializes in securing your most valuable asset, customer relationships, in a world that feels less secure every day. We advise companies on the customer-facing aspects of incident response and provide the operational capacity and expertise to respond successfully to data security events of any size. We specialize in helping enterprises respond to security incidents and protect their customers from identity theft, and have notified over 160 million consumers on behalf of Fortune 1000 companies, top healthcare organizations, government agencies, and universities. Our exclusive solutions are proven to deliver a superior response that reduces customer anxiety, angry escalations, and lost sales. We back our solutions with the best service in the industry, a 97% satisfaction rating, and 15 international customer service awards.

Gartner positions Experian as a Challenger in Magic Quadrant for Data Quality

Gartner positions Experian as a Challenger in Magic Quadrant for Data Quality
LONDON, Dec. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Experian Data Quality, a part of Experian and a leading provider of data quality software and services, today announced that it has been positioned as a Challenger in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Quality …
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Experian rises on share buyback hopes
Experian stood out on Tuesday's FTSE leaderboard after Merrill Lynch turned positive on the credit checking agency. A focus on capital allocation under new chief executive Brian Cassin could allow for a $ 500m share buyback over the next year …
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Credit Suisse Lowers Experian plc to Neutral (EXPN)
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TransUnion Expands Alternative Data Offerings With L2C Acquisition

TransUnion Expands Alternative Data Offerings With L2C Acquisition
CHICAGO, IL–(Marketwired – Nov 3, 2014) – Today, TransUnion acquired the Atlanta-based company, L2C, Inc., an early innovator in predictive analytics using alternative data. L2C models are used by a variety of businesses and lending institutions to …
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How To Boost Your FICO Score Before Buying Your Next Home
They are Equifax, TransUnion, and Experian. Consumers should order and review the reports from all three bureaus, because each report could contain different information or errors that may affect FICO credit scores. FICO scores are generated based on a …
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TransUnion enhances fraud detection
Identity theft and incidents of digital fraud are common occurrences when granting credit. Fraud is an ever-present challenge that causes damage to businesses, results in lost customers and decreased profitability. TransUnion now offers a next …
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Discovia plus IDT911 Consulting Form Partnership to Offer Data Security, Analytics, plus Information Governance Services

San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 17, 2014

Discovia, a leading provider of electronic discovery plus connected services, has created a strategic partnership with IDT911 Consulting, a leader inside information risk security, administration, plus confidentiality conformity. Together, the 2 businesses usually supply businesses plus their counsel with contacting to aid avoid a damaging breach plus support with incident reaction planning inside the event a breach happens.

“Sensitive business plus legal info has become a useful commodity for hackers plus different thieves, as well as the financial, legal plus regulatory consequences of the information breach is serious. Discovia plus IDT911 Consulting might function together to aid the customers identify the particular vulnerabilities which place their sensitive information plus company performance in danger,” mentioned Discovia Vice President Kris Taylor.

A information breach is devastating to the financial wellness plus standing of the company, along with a clear information safety system is necessary to avoiding a breach. IDT911 Consulting’s seasoned team of experts offer useful, tailored solutions to support businesses plus law companies with conformity, info risk administration, protection, confidentiality plus information breach reaction services. Combined with Discovia’s expertise inside information analytics, forensics, plus info governance, the firms might provide proven protective plus incident reaction solutions to businesses plus their outside counsel.

“Many firms don’t consider a breach reaction program till it is actually “game day,” however by then it’s too late,” mentioned IDT911 Consulting CEO Deena Coffman. “Joining forces with Discovia signifies companies may have access to specialists whom will identify exposure points plus address info protection issues, plus function to safeguard their organization, employees, customers plus their bottom line.”

About IDT911 Consulting, LLC

A subsidiary of IDT911™ (IDentity Theft 911®), IDT911 Consulting offers useful solutions to aid companies avert, make for plus reply to a information reduction incident. The business offers preventative plus breach reaction services to over 600,000 companies inside the United States, Canada as well as the UK. For more info, please see

About Discovia

Discovia is a leading worldwide provider of electronic discovery services to businesses plus law companies handling litigation, internal plus ITC investigations, plus HSR Second Requests. Services include onsite plus remote information collections, information minimization, information processing plus hosting, expert application of leading technology-assisted review tools, document review administration, plus document productions. Through its proprietary processes, highly-automated procedure plus great skill, Discovia provides a 99.6 % precision rate, information culling rates of over 95 % for repeat customers, along with a web promoter score of over 60 %. Discovia is the initial eDiscovery services fast to deliver a fixed-price managed service, permitting Fortune 500 business legal departments plus law companies to gain a world-class eDiscovery function without building it internally. More info is accessible at 415-392-2900 or

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