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Healthcare Data Encryption not ‘Required,’ but Very Necessary

HIPAA regulations do not specifically require data encryption, and instead qualify it as an “addressable” aspect. However, it is a very necessary piece to the larger data security puzzle. Click

Is Europe ready for GDPR? – Help Net Security

What impact will GDPR have on businesses across the UK, France, Belgium and Luxemburg? Vanson Bourne surveyed 625 IT decision makers in four countries and found that the UK is

Fine-tuning the SOX compliance process – Help Net Security

The annual Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Compliance Survey released by Protiviti reveals a new set of challenges facing public companies amid their compliance efforts. PCAOB audit requirements, new revenue recognition standards and

Implementing HIPAA Technical Safeguards for Data Security

The push for digital health records is not going to slow down anytime soon, and as recent cases of ransomware attacks show, healthcare organizations must create comprehensive data security measures.

Six privacy principles for General Data Protection Regulation compliance

GDPR is a new data privacy regulation adopted in 2016, the most significant and far reaching of its kind, which applies in full from 25th May 2018. The regulation, which

How Breach Simulations can Assist with PCI Compliance: Networkworld White Paper

While compliance should be nothing more than a by product of a good security practice, it doesn’t always equate to organizations actually being secure. What is needed is a new

Companies struggling to meet GDPR standards – Help Net Security

A new survey conducted by Vanson Bourne asked IT leaders in the U.S., UK, Germany and France about their current data policies to see how well aligned they are with

Data Security & Privacy: The Risks of Not Playing by the Rules

Data protection and privacy regulations affect organizations of every stripe. Whatever your business, if you have customers or employees, you have data that requires protection under some state or federal

One year to GDPR: guide to compliance

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was first proposed in 2012 and aims to define more clearly and reform the existing regulation to address the technological issues and advances

How to secure your digital transformation – Help Net Security

Organizations are demanding and implementing new solutions that enable them to streamline operations, cultivate new business opportunities and provide better service to their customers. Click here to view original web