Compliance

How to Track Your Devices, Apps & Data in 3 Steps
Josh Mayfield
How to Track Your Devices, Apps & Data in 3 Steps

Remember when your devices were relatively few, static and accessed data on the network only through a firewall? Barely, right? Those good old days are forever gone as the number of corporate endpoints have multiplied, are sourced from several manufacturers and come with different operating systems. Not to mention users now also access corporate networks from their own devices through applications that are too numerous to count. Likewise, security...

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Weighing Privacy with Security Under GDPR
Mark McGlenn
Weighing Privacy with Security Under GDPR

Weighing privacy and security has long been a delicate balancing act. With the adoption of GDPR this year, the scales have again shifted and the stakes for failing to get it right are dramatically higher. This is especially true as other similar data protection mandates continue to evolve around the globe like PIPEDA in Canada and new regulations being debated in Australia, Brazil and just about every state in...

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Scattered Data: What PIPEDA Means for Distributed Enterprises
Josh Mayfield
Scattered Data: What PIPEDA Means for Distributed Enterprises

Sitting in the shadow of laws like GDPR and CCPA, Canada’s Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) has grown teeth and steps into full view today, November 1, 2018. While Canada boasts of several laws related to privacy, it is PIPEDA’s amendments that has companies all over the world scrambling to ensure data protection and that the proper channels are in place when there is unauthorized access...

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With Success of NIST CSF, NIST Now Set to Tackle Privacy
Josh Mayfield
With Success of NIST CSF, NIST Now Set to Tackle Privacy

As innovation continues to push forward with AI, IoT and other intelligent technologies that both boost convenience and spur economic growth, protecting an individual’s privacy gets more complicated. Those innovative technologies also capture and store an unprecedented amount of personal data. The growing concern of how to protect that data is one important reason behind the U.S. Department of Commerce’s new effort to create a collaborative privacy framework with...

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How HITRUST Can Help You
Josh Mayfield
How HITRUST Can Help You

According to a new study conducted by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital and published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, the number of annual health data breaches increased 70% over the past seven years. That same study noted that 75% of the 132 million breached, lost, or stolen records were a result of a ‘hacking or IT incident.’ There’s no question healthcare organizations are under siege by...

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