Managing governance and compliance
- June 05, 2009
Former SEC chairman Harvey Pitt has a blunt assessment of SOX as well as the current state of the regulatory system, calling it "badly broken."
- June 01, 2009
Software that helps optimize an organization's carbon footprint, water usage, energy usage and waste management can improve operations and save an enterprise real money.
- May 28, 2009
The Open Group attempts to restore order to log management, compliance and risk management practices with new and updated standards and a new guide.
- May 18, 2009
Cloud computing is merely the latest form of application hosting, but clouds disassociated from a company's physical assets pose critical questions about third-party compliance.
- May 14, 2009
A bill being discussed in the Massachusetts Senate proposes major changes to the state's data breach notification law, including encryption requirements and the law's jurisdiction.
- May 03, 2009
In this podcast from SearchCompliance.com, McAfee's George Kurtz provides insight and advice on compliance strategy.
- May 01, 2009
In this podcast, Dave Hansen offers perspectives, experience and useful advice of enterprise CIOs and CISOs tasked with managing compliance requirements.
- April 30, 2009
Despite the use of biometrics in security, experts say biometric data should be treated as private information and should be part of risk assessments and compliance strategies.
- April 30, 2009
Enterprises seeking to enter the cloud and remain both secure and compliant within regulatory guidelines were the subject of a panel at the RSA Conference.
- April 27, 2009
The Information and Communications Enhancement (ICE) Act would create a White House "cyber office" that would coordinate between government agencies and the private sector.
- April 23, 2009
The Senate's Internet "kill switch" bill calls for new federal security standards, certification and licensing mandates that would be overkill and hard to implement, experts say.
- March 16, 2009
HIPAA guidelines have lacked real enforcement power, but President Obama's Recovery Act beefs up HIPAA regulations with new data breach disclosure laws and stiffer fines.
- February 17, 2009
A unified approach to GRC is easier said than done. In the first of our GRC Starting Gate series, a compliance expert lays out a roadmap based on a project with a major utility.
- February 10, 2009
State Farm wanted control over and consistency within its e-discovery process. By keeping 25 years' worth of documents in production systems fronted by a master management system, the company greatly reduced the cost of responding to lawsuits.
- February 05, 2009
Regulatory compliance will remain a significant area of IT spending in 2009, despite widespread budget cutting, according to a new survey of senior IT managers. High on the compliance shopping list: backup, archive and network upgrades.