Data Privacy and Protection
- March 20, 2015
News roundup: Researchers at the 2015 Pwn2Own exploited every major Web browser, casting doubt on browser security once again. Plus: high-severity OpenSSL update; IE being phased-out in Windows 10; Americans dodging online surveillance.
- March 18, 2015
The Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights proposed by the Obama administration is a good first step, according to experts, and may simplify privacy compliance for enterprises currently dealing with many different state laws.
- October 17, 2014
News roundup: New research shows a dramatic increase in the cost of cybercrime and data breach remediation. Plus: Security as a service popularity surges, Snowden journalist touts the importance of free security software, and more.
- April 24, 2014
The security practices in place at healthcare organizations is not up to par with those of other, more mature industries, according to an FBI notice.
- March 31, 2014
- March 26, 2014
The Affordable Care Act introduced a number of infosec issues, but an expert at SecureWorld Boston 2014 said the right mitigations can ease concerns.
- March 05, 2014
Attorney Marcia Hofmann says without new data privacy laws, the FBI can strong-arm providers into handing over customers' sensitive data.
- January 31, 2014
An attorney says the rumored suspension of Safe Harbor is unlikely, but either way, data privacy compliance will get harder for U.S. companies.
- November 06, 2013
As reported HealthCare.gov security issues continue to accrue, one expert claims the website security concerns have been "overblown."
- August 01, 2013
A decade after becoming law, the ripple effects of California's SB 1386 have surfaced in a new breed of proactive, granular state data privacy laws.