Data privacy issues and compliance
- November 16, 2011
The PCI Security Standards Council announced the latest slate of special interest groups that it will prioritize next year. Merchants, financial institutions, service providers and others voted on ...
- July 29, 2011
The mobility and wireless tracks were packed at the Gartner Catalyst Conference 2011 this week in San Diego, underscoring the pressure enterprises are under to accommodate mobility demands. in ...
- July 06, 2011
FoxNews.com and PayPal UK Twitter accounts get hijacked by anonymous groups. Hackers took control of two prominent Twitter accounts recently, posting false messages to followers of the accounts of ...
- June 01, 2011
The bill would supersede state laws and experts say they could help enterprises by setting one standard set of rules for breach notification.
- January 31, 2011
A study by the Ponemon Institute found that the average total cost of compliance is more than $3.5 million.
- December 08, 2010
An audit of a prominent Boston-based health care firm found serious lapses in employee security awareness.
- July 28, 2010
Targeted, persistent attacks are supported by a great deal of automation and new functionality that is having little difficulty bypassing traditional security defenses and forensic investigations, two researchers revealed at the Black Hat Briefings.
- June 22, 2010
The PCI Security Standards Council will update the PCI Data Security Standard on a new three-year cycle after the latest update is applied in October.
- January 28, 2010
The official charged with enforcing the MA 201 CMR 17 data protection law says early reporting of potential breaches and cooperation will help firms avoid enforcement action.
- December 21, 2009
Level 2 merchants do not need to obtain a QSA onsite assessment. MasterCard has apparently reversed its decision earlier this year that required Level 2 merchants to hire a PCI-approved auditor ...
- July 07, 2009
The success rate is as high as 90% for individuals born after 1989 in less populous states. Some data was gleaned from social networking sites.
- April 23, 2009
It's not exactly a surprise that LogLogic acquired Exaprotect. The two partnered up in February to add Exprotect’s SEM engine as a module riding atop LogLogic’s log management/analysis platform. ...
- April 15, 2009
Large data breaches are the result of sophisticated, targeted external attacks that exploit basic errors, according to the latest data breach investigation report from Verizon.
- April 14, 2009
Several security and civil rights experts will debate the use of Internet surveillance as a tool to fight terrorism. The debate, "Surveillance Security, Privacy and Risk," will be held April 21 at the RSA Conference in San Francisco. The experts ...
- March 02, 2009
Do you know where your data is? The latest HIPAA changes should motivate healthcare security teams to understand information flows.