Compliance & Risk Management

10 Ways to Rethink Healthcare Security
10 Ways to Rethink Healthcare Security

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, a global campaign run annually to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. We’ve asked some of our leading security experts here at Absolute to chime in on some of the most pressing issues in cybersecurity today. In Part 3 of this series, we bring you insight from Kevin Golas, Senior Director, Investigations and Risk Management who brings extensive insight into the...

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88% of Retail Organizations Vulnerable to Data Threats
88% of Retail Organizations Vulnerable to Data Threats

Target. Kmart. Home Depot. Neiman Marcus. Some of the biggest names in retail have been hit hard by data breaches in past years. Despite increased IT security spending, data breaches across all industries are accelerating. 88% of retail organizations in the US consider themselves vulnerable to data threats, with 19% experiencing a data breach in the past year, a figure which jumps to 43% for the global retail marketplace....

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Yes, GDPR Applies to You
Yes, GDPR Applies to You

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is fast approaching with the May 2018 deadline just a short 9 months away, and yet one in five senior executives remain the dark about GDPR and its implications. The GDPR will apply to any organization that handles the personal data of European Union or UK residents, requiring an unprecedented level of compliance from non-EU firms, and yet even within the UK, awareness...

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EU GDPR: The Why and How for Financial Services
EU GDPR: The Why and How for Financial Services

As data protection breaches have become daily headline news and everyone becomes increasingly sensitive about privacy, the regulatory regime is getting tougher. Data protection laws in Europe are more important than ever before – especially as the implementation deadline of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) looms.

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Absolute Introduces Enterprise Endpoint Visibility for Android Devices
Absolute Introduces Enterprise Endpoint Visibility for Android Devices

Security pros grappling with large fleets of diverse mobile devices know it’s a challenge to get real-time insights into an organization’s entire endpoint security posture. Absolute’s platform gives security professionals a single cloud-based solution for visibility into any endpoint type across the enterprise, including Windows, Mac, Chromebook – and now Android…

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