From banks, to retailers to the healthcare sector, data breaches are becoming a major problem for businesses. The latest research shows that around a third of the U.S. population have had their data compromised by hackers. As mobile wallets and digital payments become an increasingly popular way to pay, how can we better protect our confidential information from the threat of cyber criminals? Companies are slowly taking measures to combat data breaches, but what can customers learn from the process? Amelia Martyn-Hemphill spoke with Heather Bearfield, National Technology Assurance Services Practice Group Leader for Marcum, to discuss the issue of cyber security and how best to tackle it.