Regulation

Regulation news, analysis, research, how-to, opinion, and video.

draft eprivacy regulation   privacy by design
vulnerable gdpr breach security cyber attack

healthcare security

Is your organization a HITRUST org?

For good reason, there's now more focus on regulatory compliance for healthcare—which also includes a multitude of vendors and business associates to manage risk for and meet or exceed the Health & Human Services (HHS) compliance...

man with binoculars reading the fine print contract examine

Key articles in the GDPR for the enterprise

Major data breaches are on the rise and information law is rising in response. The GDPR is perhaps the most prominent example of this shift to a more customer-centric data protection ideology.

4 prevention

GDPR: end user data loss prevention

The EU’s GDPR comes into force in May, bringing huge changes to data protection rules. But the risks are far wider than first thought. Without next generation technical solutions to support policies, enterprise data is not the only...

European Union [EU] flag-lock on top of a map of Europe
Q&A

Why middle management and the board disagree on GDPR

New Clearswift research suggests a difference in opinion on GDPR preparedness between board members and middle management

ricoh ediscovery public cloud

I’m using the public cloud, should I care about GDPR?

GDPR says you should care, but how you should go about it remains murky at best.

European Union [EU] flag and binary code

GDPR: Look out for 'right to be forgotten storms' ahead

Thousands of EU citizens may ask data controllers to erase their records by the end of May. Will organizations be ready for this coming GDPR storm?

gavels on a table governance compliance legal

Regulation is the best hope for IoT security – imagine that!

Far from stifling technological innovation, regulation could in fact create lucrative new opportunities for security vendors.

nasty surprise

What unintended consequences the General Data Protection Regulation could have

Europe's General Data Protection Regulation could have effects you may not have realized watching webinars or listening to the consultants.

2 token authentication locks

NY DFS, NIST and NAIC align on multi-factor authentication in financial services

The actions taken by the New York DFS, NIST and NAIC reinforce the need for financial services – and all enterprises for that matter – to leverage modern technologies to protect sensitive information.

4 compliance

14 top tools to assess, implement, and maintain GDPR compliance

Running behind on meeting the EU’s new GDPR privacy rules? These tools can help you meet the requirements and stay in compliance by deadline.

salted hash thumbnail final
video

GDPR deadline looms: The price and penalties | Salted Hash Ep 20

With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) deadline fast approaching, host Steve Ragan explores the implications of noncompliance for companies -- and possible penalties -- with Greg Reber, founder/CEO of AsTech Consulting.

scales of justice law

GDPR is not just a regulatory framework. It’s also a moral and existential blueprint

The European Union's General Data Protection Regulation is a genuine renaissance for data protection – and not just for EU, but for all humanity.

digital europe circuit board barbed wire barrier obstacle thinkstock

Take a cue from Europe on making GDPR work

GDPR compliance is not a customer-service proposition. To better understand GDPR, U.S. companies should adopt a European mindset.

vulnerable gdpr breach security cyber attack

GDPR is coming, and many organizations aren’t ready

Many firms still need to deploy security controls and implement solid incident response plans to meet the GDPR deadline in May

umbrella businessman protection stormy dark insurance

Is compliance the best insurance for managing cybersecurity risk in 2018?

Cybersecurity challenges and risks continue to emerge as top threats to business as usual for large and small organizations alike. The ability to meet these threats requires understanding emerging standards. Compliance with these new...

smart city pins iot navigation

Data as a smart superstructure: a warning to the wise

Only by having a robust data governance stance can we hope to, not only protect our individual critical infrastructure sectors but the city and its citizens.

vulnerable gdpr breach security cyber attack

CISOs: What you can control – and what you can’t – in GDPR

80% of GDPR is out of the CISO’s control...

internet security privacy

What is personally identifiable information (PII)? How to protect it under GDPR

The EU's General Data Protection Regulation requires companies to protect the privacy of their EU customers. That means keeping personally identifiable information (PII) safe. Here's what you need to know.

Load More