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The ostrich security strategy is now very risky

Ignorance of a serious security event is unreasonable, and just like ignorance of the law, it is no defense.

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Review: How InSpec 2.0 delivers comprehensive compliance

The InSpec 2.0 platform from Chef tackles compliance head-on, tailored to the specific rules and guidelines that a company wants or needs. It is designed to both make sense of regulatory and technical guidelines and ensure that a...

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2018: The year data privacy got real

As a company executive, it is critical to understand how your business stores, shares, analyzes and protects its core private data, particularly that of customers and employees. Today, this is a monumental task – machine learning...

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What does GDPR mean for an organization's hybrid IT strategy?

Effective May 25th, GDPR set off a wave of privacy updates that forced organizations to reevaluate their IT strategies. Without the right approach, your business will be impacted.

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It was 35 days to GDPR, and a lot of sleepless nights

GDPR went live on May 25, 2018. A month before the implementation date, attendees at the RSA Conference struggled with being fully ready.

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GDP…Argh!

Personal data has become a commodity to be collected, bought, sold and traded without user consent. GDPR aims to change that.

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GDPR: Where we were…and where we’re going

It’s clear that conventional methods to data security aren’t working anymore, so it’s time to step away from breach prevention and focus on a “secure breach” approach.

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GDPR is live! – Now what?

GDPR rules are a hot mess. Get clarity by further identifying all your GDPR weak spots.

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What is the New York Cybersecurity Regulation? What you need to do to comply

Officially called 23 NYCRR 500, this regulation requires financial services firms doing business in New York to have a full security risk assessment and plan.

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Why Africa’s private sector should be concerned about more than the GDPR

The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has generated strong interest in Africa’s private sector. However, the bigger picture shows massive gaps across Africa’s data privacy landscape. This article highlights some...

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The GDPR initiative and how it affects US government and industry

Don't make the mistake of thinking the GDPR regulation only affects our friends and neighbors overseas. There may be real implications here at home.

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92 million MyHeritage email addresses found on private server

On Monday, MyHeritage, an online genealogy platform, announced that more than 90 million of their users had email addresses and hashed passwords compromised, after a researcher discovered a file being hosted on a private server.

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How GDPR impacts US cybersecurity policy

With the GDPR in full effect, expect to start seeing an impact in the US sooner vs. later. All it will take is the next major data breach for the American public to start demanding ownership of their personal data.

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GDPR is here – now what?

Look at the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2) as opportunities to adopting sound data protection practices.

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Are regulations keeping you from using good passwords?

Most companies are using password "best practices" that are out of date and ineffective. Regulations are getting in the way of changing them.

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How GDPR will affect small and midsized businesses

GDPR went into effect May 25th and many small- to medium-sized businesses will be impacted whether they realize it or not. Although daunting, here are a few steps your company can take to be better prepared.

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Data is the new air

Data is a catalyst of innovation, of disruption and of possibilities. However, we still need to learn how to harness data and the internet for positive benefit. In the data we generate, there also is great risk. We need to understand...

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The GDPR is a journey, not a destination

Make sure you understand the need to operationalize data management and security.

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How privacy is moving data security to the top of corporate agendas

It’s no longer privacy vs security. Regulations like GDPR and customer data breaches have joined privacy and security efforts at the hip.

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Zero Trust: Why ‘cyber insurance’ offers no GDPR compliance

With the finable GDPR compliance deadline just weeks away, the vultures are circling – and leading the pack is a group of companies touting so-called ‘cyber insurance’. While the majority of IT security vendors are opting to scare...

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