- September 19, 2011
A few weeks ago in this space, I wondered if increased scrutiny of Google's business practices was just the beginning of the federal government's efforts to regulate the Internet. Judging by a ...
- September 12, 2011
The rollout of regulations under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Protection Act has been pushed back until at least early 2012, according to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). ...
- September 07, 2011
In a recent settlement with the Department of Justice (DOJ), Google gave up $500 million due to questions surrounding its advertising practices. This is one of the largest settlements ever in the ...
- August 31, 2011
Our latest Product Spotlight roundup of IT compliance tools features NetWrix's Change Reporter Suite, a change auditing solution; and SPDX 1.0, an open source software tool.
- August 29, 2011
The Cloud Security Alliance is launching a new program for gathering information on how cloud service providers are securing their services and meeting compliance initiatives. The CSA Security, ...
Sponsored by DellEMC - Security is the utmost priority for IT decision-makers in state and local government and education. Government agencies, schools and citizens are frequent, highly visible targets for cybercriminals, and their systems contain personal data that is extremely valuable on the Dark Web, such as Social Security numbers. See More
Sponsored by DellEMC - Artificial intelligence has the potential to transform how public sector and educational institutions operate, innovate and serve the needs of their constituents. When used strategically, AI can enable greater efficiencies, eliminate silos, strengthen cybersecurity and help organizations unlock the value of their data. See More
Sponsored by DellEMC - Every organization in every industry is creating massive volumes of data. The goal of many IT modernization efforts is to ensure that the organization can harness the value of that data to understand powerful insights, increase efficiencies and drive innovations. See More
Sponsored by DellEMC - When it comes to updating aging technology and embracing a new digital world, educational institutions are faced with the same pressures as commercial businesses. Today’s users—especially younger generations—demand digital experiences that are simple, fast and mobile. See More
- August 26, 2011
A new FINRA regulatory notice provides guidance for using social media and personal devices in business communications, including record-keeping responsibilities.
- August 22, 2011
The editors at SearchCompliance.com have written a lot in recent months about online privacy concerns for businesses and their customers, and it appears global increases in hacking and data theft ...
- August 16, 2011
During SearchCompliance.com's recent virtual trade show on enterprise risk management, presenter Kevin Beaver opened his presentation with a quote from management expert James Champy: "Many ...
- August 04, 2011
Mention PCI compliance standards, and the typical business owner will probably spout off about how they are an expensive burden that offer little in return. However, PCI compliance can provide ...
- July 28, 2011
Our latest Product Spotlight roundup of IT Compliance tools features mobile device security assistance from Commtouch and the Symantec Web Gateway 5.0, a Web security solution.
- July 25, 2011
One year of Dodd-Frank compliance has few in the mood to celebrate the bloated bundle of regulations that gave many businesses 12 months of headaches and FUD.
- July 21, 2011
Cloud is a word that has helped to misclassify IT operations. Throw the word private in front of cloud, and now you really have some confusion, especially when it comes to security. The problem is ...
- July 18, 2011
It seems nobody is safe from malware attacks these days --even the White House is taking notice. Last week, a Department of Homeland Security official acknowledged the threat of pre-existing ...
- July 11, 2011
The focus for compliance officers has shifted to fostering the development of an ethical corporate culture. But there are obstacles to promoting ethical behavior in a business setting.
- July 07, 2011
There’s one big problem for IT departments seeking guidance related to PCI DSS 2.0. The best advice, as Payment Software Co. principal Tom Arnold points out, is often "it depends." That makes it ...