Tag "IT Compliance"

Back to homepage
IT Compliance

#InfosecNA18: Where Are We with GDPR?

It’s months past when the EU’s General Data Privacy Regulations (GDPR) went into effect, and many are wondering, “Where are we now?” Among the many aspects of the GDPR talked about

Industry Insights IT Compliance

HITRUST Common Security Framework – Improving Cyber Resilience?

A few weeks ago, Anthem agreed to a record $16 million HIPPA settlement with federal regulators to close the chapter on a data breach that exposed data on nearly 79 million individuals

IT Compliance

Critical Flaw in GDPR Plug-In For WordPress

Hackers have been found exploiting a critical security vulnerability that affects a GDPR plug-in for WordPress to take control over vulnerable websites according to security researchers at Wordfence. “These attacks show that

IT Compliance

How to Improve Governance, Risk and Compliance

The daily challenge for many IT leaders is figuring out how to deal with a constant barrage of security risks and an ever-growing regulatory compliance landscape. It’s a challenge Alissa Johnson has

IT Compliance

Post implementation, GDPR costs higher than expected

A Versasec survey examining the global impact of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) nearly six months after its roll-out shows the privacy regulation costs more to implement than many had anticipated,

IT Compliance

Cathay Pacific Breach

Cathay Pacific has announced a data breach affecting 9.4m passengers. The key details are as follows 4 million passengers of Cathay and its unit Hong Kong Dragon Airlines Limited had been

IT Compliance

Increased dark web activity putting merchants and consumers at risk

Cybercriminals are increasingly targeting retailers and their customers through digital and social channels as retailers leverage new channels for increased revenue opportunities.In a joint report, IntSights scoured the Clear and

IT Compliance

The Godfather Part 4 – Cybercrime Isn’t Personal, It’s Strictly Business

When many of us hear the term ‘Mafia’, we conjure up the thought of ’wise guys’ of the 1920’s and 30s in pinstripe suits, personified by Al Capone or those

IT Compliance

Industry Leaders Reaction On Healthcare.gov Data Breach

It has been reported that hackers breached the following. A HealthCare.gov sign-up system and have gotten their hands on the personal information of roughly 75,000 people. The system is named Federally Facilitated Exchanges

IT Compliance

Most consumers worry about cybercrime, but are not aware of what can be done about it

There is a high level of concern among consumers about the risks associated with cybercrime from their smart devices, and one in four claims to be a victim of a