Entries by Thomas Lundeen

Postal Service Hand Delivers User Data to Hackers

On Nov. 21, the United States Postal Service fixed a security hole that allowed for up to 60 million users’ data to be exposed via a breach. The hole, which USPS had been alerted to a year prior, was fixed after a probe by cyber security website KrebsOnSecurity reached out to the government agency upon […]

Questionable Security Dooms Quora in Data Breach

On Monday, Dec. 3, Quora, a question-and-answer website where users can post and respond to inquiries with other users, announced it fell victim to a data breach where the personal data of up to 100 million users was accessed. The breach follows a string of hacks over the weekend, with Marriott’s Starwood properties being the […]

Hackers Run Over Dunkin’ in Data Breach

Users of the Dunkin’ Donuts DD Perks account may have fallen victim to a data breach that was uncovered on Oct. 31 and announced publically Nov. 29. The breach included customer names, email addresses, and DD Perks account numbers or codes for up to 9 million members. DD Perks members whose information fell victim to […]

Is Your Data Safe? Find Out with SRVA by Archetype SC

A weekend full of data breach announcements showed the wide-ranging impact of cyber criminals across industries, as major brands like Marriott, Dunkin Donuts, and the United States Postal Service announced attacks that impacted hundreds of millions of customers in total. The largest of the breaches, Marriott’s Starwood properties, affected more than 500 million guests, with […]

Patrick Nord Named a Top 100 Innovator in Data and Analytics by Corinium

Patrick Nord, Archetype SC’s Director of Data Analytics, was named a Top 100 Innovator in Data and Analytics for 2018 by Corinium. The list is dedicated to highlighting those who have “accelerated the proliferation and understanding of data and analytics over the last 12 months,” and is comprised of data professionals from across North America. […]

Archetype SC to Showcase A2 Analytics at Allegiant Airport Conference

Archetype SC is excited to participate in Allegiant’s 2018 Airport Conference in Savannah, Ga, where it will showcase its A2 Analytics technology. Allegiant, an innovative company dedicated to providing the best travel deals to its customers, operates flights to 117 destinations in the United States, with Orlando, St. Petersburg, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and Myrtle Beach […]

Archetype SC to Host Educational Event with Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce

Archetype SC will host an educational event in conjunction with the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce on October 3. The event, titled Enterprise Level Security Tips for Your Grand Strand Sized Business, will feature a panel discussion moderated by Patrick Nord with Archetype SC co-founder and president Joseph Bonanno, co-founder and vice president Usman […]