On September 7th, Equifax, one of the three largest consumer credit agencies in the United States, admitted to a cyber-attack that (potentially) impacted up to 143 million customers. That is almost half of the entire United States population. This Equifax security breach is not only among the largest in US history but is also unquestionably serious in regards to crucial personal information being exposed.
While traditional, face-to-face classroom settings are still the widely used method of teaching today, eLearning has become more and more prevalent especially given the advances in mobile technology. Studies have shown that eLearning increases retention rates up to 60% when coupled with traditional face to face training.