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Gov’t Cybersecurity Standards Not Enough to Protect Consumers

The EU’s proposed Cyber Resilience Act, which would introduce cybersecurity standards and regulations for all products and connected devices, is not enough to actually mitigate the increasing risk of cyberattacks. There is ...
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CISO Stories Podcast: Which Approach Wins - Compliance or Risk?

CISO Stories Podcast: Which Approach Wins – Compliance or Risk?

Cybersecurity programs have evolved from the early days of compliance with regulations. Regulations are important and provide the necessary motivation for many organizations to implement security controls that may not otherwise be ...

Privacy in Q2: In Like a Lion, Out Like a … Lion

For a while, privacy in Q2 was looking like it would follow the season’s idiomatic rule: in like a lion, out like a lamb. But it came roaring back in June with ...

Everything You Should Know About the HIPAA Enforcement Rule

With the regular and much needed update to critical standards such as HIPAA, auditors and compliance experts need to be continuously on their toes to review and acquaint themselves with these new ...

New Bill Could Force U.S. Businesses to Report Data Breaches Quicker

A bipartisan Senate bill would require some businesses to report data breaches to law enforcement within 24 hours or face financial penalties and the loss of government contracts. The legislation from Senate ...

NIST SP 800-172 (Formerly SP 800-171B) Release Couldn’t Come at a Better Time

NIST’s timely new release of Special Publication (SP) 800-172 (formerly referred to in draft form as 800-171B) provides exactly what its title says, Enhanced Security Requirements for Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information: A ...

PCI DSS Compliance Flagged as Major Concern in Verizon Business Report

There was much anticipation from those within the finance and security industries to learn about the key findings from the Verizon 2020 Payment Security Report. Why? Because it highlights the key trends ...
How Data Normalization in Cybersecurity Impacts Regulatory Compliance

How Data Normalization in Cybersecurity Impacts Regulatory Compliance

Complying with privacy regulations requires all organizations to have access to data on demand, wherever it lives on a network. With the unfathomable amount of data managed by most organizations operating in ...
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Modern Healthcare Tech Also Means Modern Security

Modernizing healthcare infrastructure also needs to include better ways to protect data Enterprises across a range of industries have digitally transformed over the years to upgrade business operations, realize higher growth potential ...
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Trading Cookies for U.S. Federal Data Privacy Regulations

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been in effect for two years in the European Union (EU). As Americans continue to become attentive to GDPR and their own data privacy, it’s ...