Tag: retirement plan cybersecurity

SPARK Clears Up Definitions for Retirement Plan Cybersecurity

The SPARK Institute's Data Security Oversight Board (DSOB) worked with definitional examples from national cyber standards, international regulations, state privacy laws, and client contracts and gathered insights from the plan consultant representatives on the board.

Your Clients’ Cybersecurity Concerns

Retirement plan advisers can help plan sponsor clients know their providers are taking the right steps to protect participant data—without exposing information hackers can find.

GAO Asked to Examine Retirement System Cybersecurity

In a letter to the Government Accountability Office (GAO), lawmakers said retirement savings are "a tempting target for criminals who could hack into plans and individuals’ accounts to access information, commit identity fraud, and steal retirement savers’ nest eggs."