USIS Breach Raises Red Flags

September 2, 2014 | posted in: Data Breaches, Privacy | by

A recent breach at USIS that exposed at least 25,000 background checks of federal employees is under scrutiny for what critics are saying is a lack of proper security. USIS handles background checks for the Department of Homeland Security, and yet there are doubts as to whether they properly encrypted or secured their data.

At Confirm Choice, all of our client data is stored off-site, encrypted on servers that are located in a secure facility. We take every step possible to protect you and your employees from dangerous information breaches like this one.