Data privacy issues and compliance
- March 16, 2006
Corporate data breaches, leaks and losses have become commonplace, despite the recent onslaught of privacy compliance mandates and disclosure laws. While the consequences may not seem severe, corporations are not only losing tens of millions of ...
- February 14, 2006
RSA's Art Coviello and Sun Microsystems' Scott McNealy offer suggestions for strengthening security and privacy and the public's faith in both.
- December 26, 2005
IT security officers long for a common system to comply with laws that are similar, but often have conflicting demands. Some say a single set of federal guidelines could help, but others fear the implications.
- December 21, 2005
Two million ABN AMRO Mortgage customers breathe a sigh of relief after a backup tape had been reported missing. Still, customers are urged to check their credit activity.
- December 01, 2005
Though stories on the latest data breaches seem to pass through the headlines in the blink of an eye, experts warn that the loss or exposure of customer data can have long-lasting consequences. In fact, just one such incident can bring an enterprise...
- October 01, 2005
It's time to come to terms with the increased exposure of our private information.
- September 27, 2005
Auditors are honing in on directory services to see if companies have internal controls now mandated by law.
- August 01, 2005
Information Security magazine says this tool is cool when it comes to helping enterprises meet regulatory security components.
- February 01, 2005
For the fifth straight year, the FTC said most complaints came from identity theft victims. And that's a problem for enterprises.
- October 08, 2004
The best way to meet "squishy" security provisions in regulations like Sarbanes-Oxley is to match appropriate controls against anticipated threats and create a defensible case to support those decisions.
- August 16, 2004
Calling privacy "a neglected area" in information security, expert Sarah Gordon says security professionals need to set an example by taking advantage of technical and policy solutions that can help mitigate risks to corporations.
- July 22, 2004
Burton Group analysts say enterprises must now find a way to share, yet secure data, in an increasingly perimeter-less world.
- June 10, 2004
As organizations consider the speed and extent to which they should acknowledge network break-ins, a victim and an industry expert agree those who wait too long and offer few details risk a PR backlash that can be as bad as the breach itself.
- March 29, 2004
Public executions are necessary for ensuring security policy compliance, says Dr. John Halamka, CIO of both Boston's Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School.
- March 25, 2004
A Markle Foundation task force report suggests ways for government to get data it needs without violating individuals' privacy or civil liberties.