Posts Tagged "personally identifiable information"


CSO Magazine reporter Maria Korolov interviewed Protegrity CEO Suni Munshani for an article she wrote about a ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals that says the FTC has the ability to take action on behalf of consumers when companies fail to take reasonable steps to secure sensitive consumer information.   The US Court of Appeals has ruled that the FTC mandate to protect consumers against fraudulent, deceptive and unfair business...

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For an article in Database Trends & Applications, managing editor Joyce Wells interviewed several security industry experts to comment on week that saw several high profile security breaches make headlines. Protegrity CEO Suni Munshani was one of them.   Officials at the New York Stock Exchange have confirmed that the outage on Wednesday, July 8, which halted stock trading was caused by a software glitch related to new...

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In anĀ  article in U.S. News & World Report, technology and business reporter Tom Risen asked industry experts about the breach at the U.S. Office of Personnel Management that affected millions as personally identifiable information is becoming more valuable on the black market. Protegrity CEO Suni Munshani shared his thoughts.   What may be the largest breach of federal government data in history appears to have originated in...

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Who is willing to join the crusade to help take back control of your personal information? Here’s the idea: You know how the Nature Conservancy purchases environmentally sensitive land from private owners in order to prevent it from being developed for commercial purposes? What if consumers could create a similar organization to establish a fund to purchase customer information from companies winding down or looking to sell off...

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In a guest post appearing in VentureBeat on May 25, Protegrity CEO Suni Munshani calls on consumers to join in a crusade to protect their personal information from being treated as an asset by companies looking to extract as much value from that data during bankruptcy proceedings, acquisition or otherwise going out of business.   What happens to the personal information of users when companies that collected that data close up...

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