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IT Compliance

Compliance and Data Privacy Regs that Affect IT Security

 GDPR is the latest compliance and data privacy reg to affect IT security. We list more than a dozen that may affect your organization – along with legal issues and


Most cloud services still not GDPR-ready – Help Net Security

With the compliance deadline for the GDPR fast approaching in May 2018, a new Netskope report took a close look at GDPR readiness among enterprise cloud services, finding little change

IT Compliance

UK companies are still struggling to comply with latest data protection regulations – IT SECURITY GURU

Nine in ten IT professionals in the UK are concerned with the security of the public cloud, and almost 20% do not deploy security for sensitive data stored outside the


Why end-to-end encryption is about more than just privacy – Help Net Security

The question of whether regular people need end-to-end encryption will surely be debated for quite some time. But for Alan Duric, CEO and co-founder of Wire, the question can only

IT Compliance

Why Relaxing Our Password Policies Might Actually Bolster User Safety

Recent guidance from NIST may seem counterintuitive. Despite the publicity about breaches, ransomware, and the like, we’re still using some pretty dumb passwords. Users typically aim for passwords that are

Vendor News

New infosec products of the week​: September 8, 2017 – Help Net Security

Vectra is advancing automated threat hunting with the introduction of Attack Campaigns. The Vectra Cognito platform now further automates threat hunting by exposing the relationships between threat detections on separate

IT Compliance

Is Compliance-Only Vaccination Enough? – Infosecurity Magazine

Companies invest a lot to get themselves certified. Planning and preparation starts months before the dreaded auditors come cracking their knuckles and flaunting their egos. Finally, when auditors are satisfied,

IT Compliance

GDPR awareness: 1 in 5 businesses claim a fine wouldn’t bother them – Help Net Security

With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) taking effect May 25, 2018, businesses around the globe should be preparing accordingly. However, through a recent survey, Trend Micro found that C-suite

IT Compliance

Navigating GDPR in the mobile enterprise – Help Net Security

Securing data and protecting privacy in a connected world is already a major challenge for any enterprise, and mobility only magnifies this challenge. Mobile devices are treasure troves of personally

IT Compliance

The Ins and Outs of GDPR – Infosecurity Magazine

UK firms who wish to avoid fines up to €20 million or four per cent of turnover (whichever is greater) now have only eight months to comply with the European