Fortalice Solutions released a white paper, The Privacy Pitfalls and Security Dangers of Internet Trackers, which details the privacy concerns surrounding an organization’s use of internet trackers. For the last 10 months, Fortalice has completed more than 40 investigations related to third-party tracking technologies in the healthcare field. To that end, our team has provided the following update based on our experience.
Maintaining data privacy, or data security, involves the proper handling, storage, and dissemination of information. This doesn’t only apply to organizations, but to everyday internet users as well. If you have ever allowed location access, accepted cookies on a web page, or even posted a family picture on Facebook, you have left a digital footprint.
Fortalice Solutions has partnered as a Data Privacy Champion. With the goal of increased awareness about online privacy among individuals and organizations, one goal of Data Privacy Week is to help organizations understand why it is important that they respect the data of their users, employees and suppliers.
T-Mobile announced on January 19 that it was reviewing a November 2022 data breach, potentially impacting 37 million accounts through one of its APIs. This advisory is intended to help our clients understand the urgent need to understand and review their API security, while also summarizing recent T-Mobile breaches.
LastPass, a popular password management tool, enables its customers to store all their usernames and passwords for online accounts. LastPass disclosed that, as part of its investigation into an August breach, it had uncovered evidence that threat actors had successfully accessed unencrypted portions of LastPass customers’ vaults
The holiday shopping season is here. BUYER BEWARE – FRAUD LIES AHEAD! Cybercriminals and fraudsters have upped their game to trick even the cyber-savviest of online shoppers
Retailers are trying to understand why some customers abandon their online shopping carts before pressing “proceed to checkout” or “place your order.” To solve these riddles, retailers are increasingly turning to web tracking services and fine-tuning their targeting efforts. Organizations need to be aware of the ramifications of how they are using internet trackers.