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October 01 , 2009 in Industry News
Medical Records Tossed Into Dumpster
(Greece, N.Y.) &...

September 01 , 2009 in Industry News
REAL ESTATE RECORDS FOUND IN DUMPSTER, AGAIN!
DENVER, Colo. &...

September 01 , 2009 in Industry News
HHS & FTC Release Guidance On HITECH Act Data Breach Rules for Personal Health Records
On April 17, 2009, the Department of Health &...

August 08 , 2009 in Industry News
U.S. Senator Leahy Proposes Data Protection Law
Last week, Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) introduced the Personal Data Privacy and Security Act of 2009. Among the many ID-Theft-mitigation measures U.S. Senate Bill 1490 contains is a national information destruction requirement. The law is designed to prevent and mitigate identity theft, to...

August 08 , 2009 in Industry News
Identities of Nurses Threatened
It all started when the employees at India Tree Gourmet Spices in Seattle discovered that someone had been using the company&...

July 17 , 2009 in Industry News
Recent Changes to HIPAA
In a recent White Paper, NAID addressed the fact that soon every healthcare operation in the country will be legally required to renegotiate their current Business Associate contracts. Industry analysts predict that this requirement will put many healthcare destruction contracts into play, with...

July 17 , 2009 in Industry News
Identity Theft Up 22 percent, Hits 5-Year High
Now, a stunning new survey shows a record 9.9 million Americans were victims of identity theft last year &...

June 04 , 2009 in Industry News
Hotel Guests Become Identify Theft Victims!
NASHVILLE, Tenn Police said some hotels around the airport were careless with guests&...

June 04 , 2009 in Industry News
Study Finds Many Discarded Hard Drives Still Contain Confidential Data!
A recent study, sponsored by BT and Sims Lifecycle Services, finds that more than one third of discarded hard drives still contain confidential data. The study was carried out by forensic computer science labs at Longwood University, located in the United States; the University of Glamorgan, Wales;...

May 14 , 2009 in Industry News
OHIO BUREAU OF MOTOR VEHICLES DISPOSAL PRACTICES QUESTIONED – AGAIN
COLUMBUS, Ohio &...

 

 

 

 
     

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