Identity theft continues to grow, and while significant awareness activities are undertaken to ensure people are aware of the attempts to gather information through digital means, an application form, hotel promotion, or even simply checking in ups the level of risk.
After having disclosed the extent of the employees' information stolen in the recent hack to the California Attorney Generalís Office, Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) has sent out an email to the affected workers, outlining the scope of the potential damage the "brazen cyber attack" might bring to them personally.
Each day, as infosec professionals, we dedicate ourselves to protecting our clientís most valuable assets.
Identity theft has ranked as the top concern amongst consumers questioned about their digital lifestyles, according to Centrify.
With a number of large retailers and banks reporting massive data security breaches in the last year, leaving hundreds of millions of consumers' personal information compromised, it seems inevitable that one's identity and personal information will be stolen at some point.
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