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R.I. to receive $1M in Equifax data breach settlement

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island will receive $1 million as part of a settlement with Equifax Inc., following an investigation into a massive data breach...

Devise a plan before a data breach

(Editor’s note: This is the first of a two-part series on business-related cyber­security issues. See part two here.) YOU’RE SURROUNDED BY FAMILY and friends on...
CONCERNS ABOUT DATA BREACHES may be contributing to user growth at Facebook decelerating.

Facebook says security breach affected about 50 million accounts

SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook Inc. said it discovered a security breach earlier this week that affected almost 50 million accounts, the latest in a...

Security measures, breach notifications key to minimizing exposure to GDPR liability

By now, you have likely heard something about the European Union’s new General Data Protection Regulation that went into effect May 25. The GDPR...
ATTORNEY GENERAL Peter F. Kilmartin warned Rhode Islanders to be vigilant with their credit lines follwing a massive data breach that exposed one-third of all Americans' personal data. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Kilmartin urges caution following Equifax data breach

PROVIDENCE – R.I. Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin addressed the Equifax Inc. data breach Friday, advising Rhode Island consumers to check and watch their...
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