The Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently issued a report on the state of electronic health information. Specifically, they addressed the ineffectiveness of current guidance to address security risks.
The Federal Trade Commission is making waves in data enforcement circles right now. We outline some of the latest evidence of FTC’s commitment to a strong data enforcement program and how you can shore up your defences to avoid censure.
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The best IT security stories are the war stories. Tales from the front line where hackers patiently wait for the perfect shot and oblivious employees gently toss hand grenades over the firewall without a care in the world.
We’ve explored how data breaches are skyrocketing at government agencies in the US at the federal, state and local levels. This same trend is mirrored by governments the world over.
Visibility continues to be one of the top areas of concern in data protection. In the Intel Security 2016 Data Protection Benchmark Study, data loss incidents were shown to spike with the increased use of endpoint devices that remain, for the most part, unprotected.
State and local government agencies are under pressure to do more with fewer resources. They are tasked with ensuring the security of the communities they serve, including the protection of sensitive data. These agencies must also maintain high standards of security in an increasingly challenging environment.
Former RSA Executive Chairman Art Coviello describes the information security landscape today as a “ball of confusion,” made all the more complex by current approaches to evaluating InfoSec solutions.