Cyber Security News of the Week, August 7, 2016

Individuals at Risk
Identity Theft
Banner Health Breach Affects 3.7 Million: Arizona-based Banner Health, which operates 29 hospitals, says it’s notifying 3.7 million individuals that their data was exposed in a “sophisticated cyberattack.” The organization has hired a forensics firm to investigate the attack after taking steps to block the attackers and contacting law enforcement officials.

Dogs At Work

Do dogs help in the work environment?  According to some studies, yes, they do!  Many small businesses allow dogs but even some corporations also allow the practice because of perceived benefits.   Amazon, Ben and Jerry’s and Printing for Less are just a few well-known companies that have dog-friendly policies.