Don’t Get Flagged – Creditor Companies Required to Have Identity Theft Plans

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has stated that it will begin enforcement of the “Red Flags” Rule, a federal law requiring creditors and financial institutions to develop written plans to prevent and detect identity theft. Members of the Investment Recovery Association that would likely be covered by this ruling would be utility companies, health care providers, telecommunications firms; essentially any organization that regularly extends credit to other businesses.

November 21st, 2009|DATA SECURITY|

Ensuring Data Security In “Retired” IT Assets

“Retirement Planning” doesn’t always mean Social Security. When dealing with retired IT assets, it means Data Security.

July 2nd, 2009|DATA SECURITY|

“Help! I’m Your Laptop and I’ve Been Stolen!”

How to recover your stolen laptop, or at least destroy its secrets, using the latest crime-stopping gizmos.

July 2nd, 2009|DATA SECURITY|