Compliance & Risk Management

Decentralization of IT Spending Puts Data at Risk
Decentralization of IT Spending Puts Data at Risk

Recent insights from IDC’s Worldwide Semiannual IT Spending Guide: Line of Business demonstrates that corporate IT spending by non-IT business units continues to rise. And it’s that decentralization that puts data at risk. Here’s an overview — and insights on how to address it…

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Healthcare: Top Target for Data Theft
Healthcare: Top Target for Data Theft

One in four U.S. consumers (26 percent) have had their healthcare data breached from technology systems, according to an Accenture survey. Unfortunately, it’s no longer a question if a breach will occur, but when…

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#BCTech Summit: Grappling With Privacy and Security in the IoT Age
#BCTech Summit: Grappling With Privacy and Security in the IoT Age

Jo-Ann Smith, Absolute’s Director of Technology Risk Management & Data Privacy, joined a panel yesterday at the #BCTECH Summit, BC’s largest technology conference. The event brought together tech entrepreneurs, anchor companies, and business leaders to exchange ideas around innovation and growth. Absolute partnered with Microsoft during #BCTECH to showcase our innovative Application Persistence product, helping demonstrate the power of self-healing endpoint security. Application Persistence...

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Education & Internet Safety: Prove CIPA Compliance with Absolute
Education & Internet Safety: Prove CIPA Compliance with Absolute

Tech Adoption & Internet Safety As rapid technology adoption continues, so too does the pressure to secure and retain technology grant programs. In order to apply for and retain these increasingly competitive grants, schools are challenged to prove effective technology utilization, to measure learning outcomes, and to prove compliance around enforcing an effective Internet Safety Policy in accordance with Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA)...

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HIMSS17: Partnering with Lenovo, Intel on Healthcare Security
HIMSS17: Partnering with Lenovo, Intel on Healthcare Security

HIMSS17 kicked off this week, and we’re partnering with Lenovo at Booth #6710, where we’ll be presenting the critical elements of the resilient enterprise, as well as working with Intel and others on a hosted workshop around breach prevention and endpoint controls. Absolute and Lenovo target easily compromised, weak endpoint security controls with self-healing endpoints to give you visibility into endpoints and data – whether on the...

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