• IRS Breached During Tax Season

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    Once again the IRS announces a breach of taxpayer information by cyber criminals affecting over 700,000 social security numbers and other sensitive data.

  • Target Data Breach Video

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    The massive retailer Target fell victim to a hack and data breach of it’s card swipe system in November and December of 2013 marking the beginning of the now all-to-common mega-hack. The hack affected over 40 million target customers where credit card and debit card numbers were stolen by cyber criminals.

  • Anthem Health Insurance Data Breach Video

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    Beginning in early December 2014, cyber criminals the IT system of Anthem Health Insurance provider. Anthem learned of the breach on January 29th, 2015 and that the hack impacted over 80 million members of Anthem affiliated health plans and some members of BCBS. The breach put at risk the names, DOBs, SSNs, healthcare ID numbers, […]

  • T-Mobile Data Breach Video

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    T-Mobile, the worldwide mobile service provider, was hacked via Experian’s data server on September 15th, 2015. Hackers gained access to customer records including name, address, Social Security number, date of birth, identification number, and additional T-Mobile customer data used in credit assessments (we can only assume income level information). However, no banking or payment information […]

  • U.S. Government Data Breach Video

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    Notably one of the most alarming data breaches to date, the U.S. governments Office of Personnel Management (OPM) was the target of a major data breach affecting over 4 million people and was announced June of 2015. The breach which last for more than a year beginning in March of 2014 has been described as […]