Industry specific requirements for compliance
- January 27, 2012
Detractors of SOPA and other antipiracy legislation say new regulations are needed -- but they must be better targeted. To do so, they say regulators simply need to follow the money.
- January 16, 2012
The SEC has released new "risk alerts" that outline how financial firms can use social media guidelines to protect their business from fraud and comply with federal regulations.
- December 12, 2011
As mandatory eXtensible Business Reporting Language use becomes the norm in business communications, one expert says XBRL tagging can assist risk management and analysis.
- December 01, 2011
- October 24, 2011
- August 26, 2011
A new FINRA regulatory notice provides guidance for using social media and personal devices in business communications, including record-keeping responsibilities.
- July 05, 2011
Companies need an effective way to mitigate the risks of increasingly ubiquitous social media. But establishing a solid corporate social media policy is no easy task.
- May 13, 2011
Recent data breaches have made online consumer privacy a priority. The federal government is now attempting to take action that includes introducing "do not track" legislation.
- May 06, 2011
After a cyberattack put Sony's protection of personal information under a microscope, the company has announced increased security measures and enhanced customer data protection.
- April 14, 2011
Two big-name senators have proposed online privacy legislation called the Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights. Some IT organizations fear it will hurt business if enacted.
- April 08, 2011
The Epsilon data breach may have exposed thousands of customer email addresses to cybercriminals, highlighting the lack of corporate email security to protect consumers.
- January 12, 2011
In 2011, compliance officers are focusing on virtualization compliance with PCI DSS 2.0 standards, and governance, risk and compliance products.
- November 15, 2010
Our latest roundup of IT compliance products features solutions to assist with GRC management, including implementing governance, risk and compliance controls.
- October 21, 2010
Our latest roundup of IT compliance products features solutions to assist enterprises with data access management, environmental compliance and data security.
- October 11, 2010
The financial crisis is an example of what can happen when those responsible for establishing and maintaining risk management practices are asleep at the switch, an expert says.