By Rohan Pinto on Oct 16, 2008
“Secure web application development has become imperative due to the new PCI-DSS mandate. Companies who choose to adopt the form of training offered by SCIPP will benefit from a trustworthy yet cost-effective security awareness program.”~Howard A. Schmidt, former CISO for Microsoft and ebay, SCIPP Advisory Board Member
A free webinar on "Security Awareness Requirement for Web Application Developers"
WHEN: Wednesday, October 22, 2008
TIME: 1:30pm - 2:00pm EST
TOPIC: "PCI-DSS ALERT: Complying with the NEW Mandatory Security Awareness Requirement for Web Application Developers"
PRESENTER: Dow Williamson, CISSP, Executive Director.
CHANNEL: IT Certification and Training
How Important is Security ?
Estimates Put T.J. Maxx Security Fiasco At $4.5 Billion
The security Breach at TJX Companies Inc. could cost the company $100 per lost record, or a total of $4.5 billion, according to the calculations of a database security company.
NY Bank ‘loses’ 4.5M unencrypted customer records
In yet another unbelievable story of data irresponsibility, the Bank of New York (BNY) Mellon lost two sets of unencrypted backup tapes containing private data belonging to 4.5 million individuals. Third-party vendors misplaced the tapes during transport to off-site locations. According to the bank, the tapes "included shareowner and plan participant account information, such as name, mailing address, social security number, and transaction activity."
Save the Date attend the webinar on the 10th of October 2008 @ 1:30 PM EST.