Data privacy issues and compliance
- 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.
- April 09, 2013
The proposed California Right to Know Act may compel CISOs to develop additional privacy policies or create new privacy officer roles.
- January 29, 2013
More CISOs may be taking on data privacy management. Fortunately, old, outdated privacy laws may lend them a helping hand.
- September 17, 2012
Data privacy issues are new territory for infosec pros, who face managing new data analysis methods vs. customers' concern with unintended data usage.
- May 24, 2012
The number of computer security laws in the U.S. can be daunting. One bold lawyer suggests a way to prioritize the laws and avoid most legal battles.
- March 08, 2012
Changes to the data protection regulations are on the way for the European Union, and the fallout in Europe serves as a good case study for U.S. businesses.
- March 01, 2012
Government and businesses – and individuals – often have competing priorities when it comes to information security and privacy, and those competing priorities are reflected in the multitude of ...
- March 01, 2012
RSA Conference 2012 panelists discussed court rulings on liability for hacked bank accounts, and gave advice to security pros for protecting financial assets.
- December 20, 2011
Legislation is aimed at stopping piracy, but security professionals and industry groups say it could weaken security, hamper innovation and limit competition among small businesses and startups.