Kansas System Hacked, Social Security Numbers of Millions Accessed Spanning 10 States

Hackers breached a Kansas Department of Commerce data system used across multiple states and gained access to more than 5.5 million Social Security Numbers, according to local news sources.

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Detecting Identity-Based Threats with the AlienApp for Okta

USM Anywhere is one of the few truly cloud-native security monitoring solutions built to centrally monitor both cloud and on-premises environments. Many cloud-savvy organizations that rely on USM Anywhere to monitor their Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure environments also use Okta as their identity and access management solution. Today, we introduced a new AlienApp for Okta that enables you to monitor user activities and detect threats against your Okta account directly from USM

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Identity Theft, the Not So Hidden Scourge

Per a recent study released by Javelin Strategy & Research, identity fraud hit a record high in 2016 targeting 15.4 Million U.S. Victims and with hacker/fraudsters netting around $16 billion dollars. Those findings are not so shocking, as breaches from companies, government, and untold individual accounts are becoming an unfortunate norm.The reason for the increased rate of identity fraud is clear. As we become more and more connected, the more visible and vulnerable we become to those

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