- February 05, 2016
The U.S. Securities and Exchange commission announced last week that global banks Barclays and Credit Suisse would pay a record total of more than $154 million to settle allegations over "dark ...
- January 07, 2016
Despite several HIPAA violations, recent data analysis found U.S. healthcare providers such as CVS and the VA face few punitive actions. Also in recent GRC headlines: Companies have two more years ...
- December 29, 2015
We've rounded up the top 10 governance, risk and compliance stories of the year, with timely advice about GRC strategy, 2015 compliance challenges and best practices for overcoming data security issues.
- December 09, 2015
The governor of New York has introduced new state banking rules designed to curb money laundering and block terrorism funding. Also in recent GRC news: Most healthcare organizations lack ...
- December 03, 2015
New laws encourage cybersecurity information sharing between the public and private sector, but will the data protection measures infringe on privacy?
Sponsored by SolidFire - “Never run out of disk space” became the storage administrator’s prime directive because of the big difference between storage and the rest of an organization’s IT infrastructure. When the network guys slightly underestimate the bandwidth they’ll need to provide, the network gets congested and applications slow down. Similarly, if the server crew ends up running a few too many VMs on too few hosts, the VMs run slower. See More
Sponsored by SolidFire - As cloud providers transition toward offering managed services, they must look for ways to reduce costs for their customers in an increasingly competitive market. One way of doing so is to take a multi-tenant approach to storage. See More
Sponsored by Palo Alto - Although threat intelligence platforms have been used for years by elite threat research teams at cybersecurity solutions vendors and consulting firms, they have only recently become commercially available as services. This article offers some advice on selecting a service that fits your enterprise, and specifies four features that you should seek out. See More
Sponsored by Symantec - As greater challenges emerge in today’s data-centric business environment, organizations are placing more emphasis than ever upon risk mitigation. Not only are IT executives looking for ways to reduce their organizations’ risk profiles, but business leaders—including boards of directors—are making risk reduction an essential action item. See More
- December 02, 2015
As organizations' data threats and regulatory demands increase, GRC professionals are seeing their skill sets become highly prized across industries.
- November 25, 2015
In the wake of the horrific attacks in Paris earlier this month, government and intelligence officials pointed a finger at end-to-end encryption (E2EE) and how it enabled attackers to "go dark" -- ...
- November 18, 2015
(This blog post was written by Diane K. Carlisle, executive director of content at ARMA International.) Day by day, effective information governance (IG) is made more urgent and more complicated by ...
- November 12, 2015
In recent regulatory compliance news, the Federal Reserve Chairwoman testified before a House panel that very large U.S. banks still experience "substantial" GRC management failures; recent ...
- November 06, 2015
As information security becomes essential to business success, companies are being forced to reexamine their approach to data protection strategy.
- October 29, 2015
This week, Goldman Sachs agreed to pay a $50 million fine to settle a case in which a former employee leaked confidential information from the New York Fed. Also in the news: Bristol-Myers Squibb ...
- October 15, 2015
In part one of this blog post, we unpack the drivers behind the surge of demand on compliance investments and skilled staff, including new agencies that take a behavior-based approached to ...
- October 15, 2015
Boards of directors are increasingly seeing the value of regulatory compliance, as the past year has seen a worldwide spike in compliance spending and the hiring of skilled compliance staff, ...
- September 30, 2015
Wearable fitness tracker company Fitbit recently announced that its devices are now HIPAA-compliant, broadening the types of businesses it aims to work with. Also in recent GRC news: CFOs report ...
- September 16, 2015
The Second U.S. Circuit Court last week decided that whistleblowers who report internally before going to the SEC are covered by Dodd-Frank's anti-retaliation rules. In other recent GRC headlines: ...