Data Privacy & Security Archive

Tips for Staying Cyber Secure on National Computer Safety Day

Since computers became a commonplace in business in the 1980′s, security and safety measures have been crucial in order to keep intellectual property protected. In today’s age, with the use of many different mobile devices and technology platforms, scammers...
November 30, 2017

Expert: There’s Only One Way to Remain “100 Percent” Cyber Secure

National Association of Realtors® Associate Counsel Jessica Edgerton this week offered a Facebook Live audience what she called “a 100 percent, surefire way that business owners can protect their computer from cybercrime.” Edgerton good-humoredly recommended closing the computer forever,...
September 21, 2017

Consumer Tips: Keep Your Online Information Safe

Knowledge is power. That was the main take away from NAR’s panel on cyber security, “Protecting Yourself, Your Agents and Your Business: Taking Cyber Security Seriously,” which featured advice from experts on how small businesses and individuals can protect...

NAR Recieves OTA’s Online Trust Audit & Honor Roll

The National Association of Realtors® has been recognized by the Online Trust Alliance’s Online Trust Audit & Honor Roll —the de facto standard for recognizing excellence in consumer protection, data security and responsible privacy practices for the world’s top companies....

NAR, Online Trust Alliance: Smart Home? Time to Get Smart

Homes today are often constructed with “smart” technology built into everyday appliances and devices, and sometimes right into the walls. This technology is being used to monitor security, temperature, lighting and even appliances. While this offers convenience to homeowners,...