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Protect Your Company – How to Properly Destroy Private Information

By now most businesses are aware of the potential damage that can be caused by data breeches. From ID theft to privacy rights, there is no denying the increasing need to be vigilant when protecting private information.

Canada has two federal privacy laws in place. The first is the Privacy Act (1983), which is essentially a code of ethics for …

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Increasing Threats in Healthcare Information Security

If you are a healthcare provider, the threat of data breach is greater than ever. According to IT In Healthcare news, medical information is worth 10 times more than credit card information on the black market. Because of this, many healthcare providers have experienced information theft by hackers who are stealing information on birth dates, policy numbers, diagnosis codes, and …

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Do You Trust Your Service Providers?

Although it is the service provider’s job to protect personal and confidential information it seems that when there is a data breach or documents are n0t securely destroyed, the people who are paying the most for that are the customers. Even if these instances are rare for businesses, improper document destruction happens each day leading to identity theft and confidential …

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Keeping your Information Security Promises

Many companies make promises to their employees and customers that they are going to keep their personal and sensitive information secure because they know that it is so important that this information is protected.  Yet we still here stories of instances where there data breaches, stolen information and improper disposal.

In the news this week was the CEO of Employ …

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The Importance of Destructing Media

We view car insurance as a need for anyone operating a vehicle in Canada.  If you didn’t have it, you may end up in a lot of trouble financially and legally.  It’s a no brainer!
So why do we take the risk with the security of our data.  This mistake proved devastating for patients of University Hospitals in Cleveland when …

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