What Is a PII Digital Footprint and How to Reduce It

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What is a Digital Footprint As individuals, our digital footprint starts when we open our eyes, with sensitive data such as our DOB, full name, and birth certificate stored in the records of a healthcare system we aren’t yet aware of. Over the years, our digital footprint continues to expand to include education, social media, […]

Why Data Protection Is Now a Must

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Data privacy regulations, such as GDPR and CCPA, have changed how organizations operate today and handle customers’ sensitive data. Piiano is transforming how enterprises store and access sensitive personal data, such as PII, PHI, and PCI data. One of the grave challenges facing organizations today is the setting up of secure and privacy-focused engineering infrastructure. […]

Secure PII from Inevitable Attacks

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Cybercrime is more of a threat than ever before. The damages caused by cybercrime in 2021 were estimated at around $6 trillion and are expected to reach $10 trillion by 2025. Cyber-criminal organizations are very well funded and, when persistent, can cause serious harm. Unfortunately, cybercrime has the potential to pay very well, which is […]

What Is PII Data and How Can You Protect It?

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Data has become an inseparable part of day-to-day functioning. Organizations across industries collect users’ personal information for numerous reasons, like providing services, security, verification, selling it, or understanding how their consumers behave online to improve customer experience. Many refer to data as the new oil, and PII is the ultimate jackpot, which is why data […]

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing Your PII Protection Solution

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Over the last few years, data breaches and the amount of personal information compromised have increased substantially. According to the Identity Theft Research Center, by September of 2021, the number of data breaches exceeded the total number that occurred the year before, in 2020. Another report reveals that reported data breaches in 2021 soared 68% […]

Geeking Out On Privacy with TROPT

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We recently sat down for a webcast with Lourdes Turrecha, CEO & co-founder of the TROPT Privacy Tech Database (TROPT). Lourdes shares our mission to drive privacy tech and innovation, providing our CEO & co-founder Gil Dabah with an exciting platform to explore Piiano’s privacy philosophy. Below is an edited transcript of that conversation, changed […]

Exploring the History of Privacy and Our Predictions for Its Future

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Today is Data Privacy Day! This begs the question–why does privacy have its own holiday? This blog will explore key historical milestones that helped shape its primacy in our everyday lives. We have always liked to talk about privacy The concept of privacy has been central to the human experience for as long, at least, […]

Why Developers Should Join the Privacy Round Table

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What comes to mind when you hear the term ‘privacy’? Data leaks? Fines? New regulations? How about engineering? That last one raises a lot more eyebrows than we like to see. As discourse around privacy gains momentum, headlines and op-eds have primarily focused on it as a fundamental human right. Today’s privacy narrative is dominated […]