In November of 2018, the Proven Data team had the opportunity to participate in the Living Security Escape Room challenge at the Infosecurity North America conference in New York City. The focus of their security training program is to have employees engage in data security challenges that help spotlight awareness via learning experiences. Fundamentals of the challenge require problem solving and teamwork to work through the obstacles and collect clues. The program highlights various security incidents businesses can face […]
The annual report from the World Economic Forum (WEF) declares Cybersecurity threats atop their 2019 Global Risk Report, research finds.
The annual Global Risks Report (GRR) from the World Economic Forum ranks Cybersecurity among the top threats society faces, alongside other uncertainties such as environmental risks and geopolitical tensions. The report created in partnership with Marsh & McLennan Companies and Zurich Insurance Group places technological vulnerabilities atop their research as more businesses and enterprises engage in commerce through means of […]
The Department of Health and Human Services aims to have more healthcare organizations well-prepared to prevent data breaches in their latest 34-page cybersecurity framework report.
In early January 2019, The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released the Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices: Managing Threats and Protecting Patients (HICP). This recently-published guide promotes insight to why the healthcare industry must strategize for more modern policies and procedures when it comes to protecting patient information. The report utilizes perspective […]
Data Privacy Day 2019 Press Release
Proven Data is excited to announce our participation in Data Privacy Day as an official Champion! On January 28th 2019, organizations and individuals from all over the world will celebrate and help share awareness on the importance of data security and privacy. This international effort is part of a larger movement to help provide resources and information in order to create a more safe online environment. By helping to promote this cause, we hope […]
As we enter a brand new year, it’s important to look ahead and develop a better cyber strategy for safety and security. 2018 was a big year in data breaches with companies and enterprises facing new challenges in data protection across many different facets of their business. As a result, we should apply more effort and energy at all levels of an organization to increase security procedures and framework for a more protected data operation in 2019. A dynamic […]
There is no doubt that 2018 has been a significant journey for cyber security and data protection professionals. Throughout the last twelve months, we’ve seen major data breach incidents from hallmark businesses such as Macy’s and Marriott’s Starwood properties, just to name few. However, there was also an increase of cyber crime towards small and medium sized businesses, as well as the public sector. With more focus on cyber protection and new technologies to help both businesses and the individual stay […]
Proven Data is proud to announce the 2019 Technology & Innovation Scholarship award! The focus of the award is to give financial assistance to a current or prospective student who shares a passion for technology, innovation and is actively seeking a career and pathway in these disciplines. Our team is committed to empowering and supporting the next generation of professionals who will one day lead the industry to a new pinnacle of success with exceptional leadership.
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As Black Friday and Cyber Monday kick-off the 2018 holiday shopping season, it’s a good time to practice digital safety precautions and routines you can apply to keep your information safe online. This is a prime opportunity for identity theft and credit card fraud as more people are heading online to shop and purchase their gifts for family and friends. Online shopping safety is important as more people are regularly consuming goods from e-commerce brands. A study from Adobe […]
As more Americans are turning to online banking to handle their financial transactions and interact with the economy, we must look for better ways to improve our digital security and protect our important monetary activities.
Why do we use online banking?
Global banking consumers are turning towards digital banking solutions and financial technology “fintech” to manage their financial information and interact with businesses. A survey conducted in late 2017  by the American Bankers Association shows a growth in the […]
National Cyber Security Awareness Doesn’t End in October
Each year as the Fall season approaches, technology firms, universities and government agencies come together and prepare for the annual October celebration known as the National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Created by the Department of Homeland Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance in 2004, the program has a goal to create awareness and share resources for people and businesses across the globe to be familiarized with cybersecurity and data protection . […]