CFPB Says Companies Violate Federal Law by Not Protecting Consumer Data

Written By Digital Content Editor Thomas Ahearn On August 11, 2022, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) published guidance to consumer protection enforcers in a Consumer Financial Protection Circular on Insufficient Data Security that confirmed financial companies may violate federal consumer financial protection law when they fail to safeguard consumer data and can be held…

Employment Screening Resources (ESR) Successfully Completes SOC 2 Type 2 Data Security Audit for 2019

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) – a leading global background check provider – has announced that independent auditors conducting an SSAE 18 SOC 2® (Service Organization Control) Type 2 audit of ESR’s operations for the six month testing period of January 2019 through June 2019 have issued ESR a…