Retailers need real data security to combat wave of cyberattacks

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With data breaches continuing to happen left and right, we need a bill that would establish a national data security standard. Thankfully, that’s exactly what Reps. Randy Neugebauer (R-Texas) and John Carney’s (D-Del.) legislation, the House Data Security Act of 2015, would do. H.R. 2205 would require all entities that deal with consumers’ personal information to develop and maintain an … Read More

Maine Senators: Massive Data Breach Highlights Cyber-Security Weaknesses

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WASHINGTON – Maine’s two U.S. senators are calling for strong cyber-security legislation in the wake of the latest data breach affecting at least four million federal workers. But at least one Internet technology expert says that, even if lawmakers decide to take action, preventing a cyber attack is easier said than done. Republican Sen. Susan Collins and independent Sen. Angus … Read More