TD Bank Data Breach impacts 260,000 Customers because unencrypted backup data tapes were misplaced in transport. This is a prime example of how encryption security can save a business from potential disaster. In the case of TD Bank, they have already offered free credit monitoring and identity theft protection to affected customers, and will now have to absorb the high price of not taking necessary precautions.

TD Bank has begun notifying about 260,000 customers from Maine to Florida that the company says may have been affected by a data breach. Read more