Cost Of A Data Breach: $15,000 For Notifying 25,000 In FT Worth Clinic Breach.

Fort Worth Allergy and Asthma Associates spent $15,000 to contact patients after a June burglary involving office computers.  Had they used disk encryption, this expense would have been unnecessary.  The cost seems to include something in addition to actual postage. Office Door, Password Protection was only Security The breach was discovered when employees for the […] read more

Data Encryption Software: Saint Alphonsus Notifies They’re Affected By Mercer Breach.

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (“St. Al”) has announced that 1,000 current and former employees may need to protect themselves against ID theft after a backup tape went missing.  It looks like drive encryption like AlertBoot was not used to protect the contents. Mercer-Related Breach The fault does not like with St. Al, though, but […] read more