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When it comes to targets of identity theft and fraud, what is the first thing that comes to mind? For most of us, we tend to think of online businesses, major retailers, and banks. But what about governments? To apply for government benefits, citizens and residents typically need to use a unique government-issued identification number

For quite some time, the United States has had a well-established reputation for having one of the world’s highest rates of payment fraud. A key reason given for this problem has been the lack of security with US payment cards, which rely only on swiping a magnetic stripe and signature for validation, something that has

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The sharing economy is growing and growing fast — potentially doubling in the next 12 months. Right now, nearly a quarter of the population of the U.S., the U.K. and Canada engages in some form of economic sharing, whether that’s  renting a spare bedroom on Airbnb, a spare driveway on JustPark, a prom dress from Rent

For most, the subject of identity verification isn’t something that comes up in daily conversations. Unless you are directly involved in identity access and management in your work, research, or both, identity verification may not even be on your radar. However, as we continually read and hear of the rising number of high-profile data breaches

On March 5, Deloitte invited members of the local business community in Vancouver, Canada to attend a Risk Series breakfast session on cybersecurity and how to mitigate cyber threats. The presenters, Albert Yap, Cyber Risk Partner, and Tarlok Birdi, Cyber Risk Senior Manager, provided compelling statistics about cybercrime and many valuable insights on what businesses

There is a plethora of reading material about why art in the workplace is essential. Investing in art is considered a return on environment (ROE). The effort you put into an office space is repaid with the dynamic atmosphere you create for your team.  Art in the workplace boosts creativity and offers a platform for

For anyone who followed cybersecurity news in 2014, it was a banner year for cybercrime. Major companies such as eBay, JPMorgan Chase, Home Depot, and Staples made headlines by falling victim to data breaches at the hands of cyber criminals. The incidents cost them hundreds of millions of dollars to repair the damage caused and

It’s hardly a secret that bullying and other forms of online harassment like trolling are a social media epidemic. There is an increasing amount of media coverage about how people’s lives have been impacted offline when they or someone that they care about is subjected to various kinds of online abuse. When the media reports