Compliance, Bank Secrecy Act compliance, Basel II, Compliance best practices, E-discovery compliance, FACTA law requirements, FFIEC compliance guidelines, GLBA compliance requirements, HIPAA: Laws and guidelines, PCI DSS: Audits and requirements, Risk frameworks, metrics and strategy, SEC and FDIC regulations, SOX, State data security breach laws
News roundup: The ban of "booth babes" at RSA Conference 2015 has been met with praise; does it equal an increase of women in infosec? Plus: Cyberthreat data-sharing bill advances; Flash flaw exploited days after patching; new twist on Google Play app vetting.
Social engineering techniques have become increasingly sophisticated as more personal and corporate data is shared on the Internet, and traditional training techniques may not be enough to keep enterprises safe.
What exactly is a chief privacy officer, and what can one do to help your organization? Expert Mike O. Villegas explains how a CPO could help improve security.
A new report on government cybersecurity efforts delivered some troubling findings for the federal government's cloud operations.
Expert Paul Henry discusses how the draft NIST Special Publication 800-125-A can help enterprises better understand the threat landscape in a virtual realm.
Expert Dan Sullivan explains which policies and security controls enterprises should include in their cloud infrastructure security program to prevent cloud security compromises.
SearchYourCloud's new tool gives users a way to search multiple cloud sync-and-share services on mobile and desktops, with file-level security.
Many companies approach mobile app development backward and don't even realize it. Prioritizing user needs over business needs will breed better results.
Any mobility initiative needs some level of enterprise management, but it's important to set objectives for business outcomes and assess user needs first.
Windows Phone 7 security features are proving to be a mixed bag. Sam Cattle assesses the enterprise security pros and cons of the latest Windows mobile platform.
Whether starting your career or planning your next step as an IT security professional, this tip will guide you toward the best certifications for your interests and experience.
Assessing your organization's security threats and risks takes just five steps, says Robbie Higgins. Check out his quick guide to the SMB security risk assessment process.
Smartphone and tablet use in the enterprise can help boost productivity, improve employee satisfaction and lower costs. However, it is also fraught with risk. Expert Lisa Phifer discusses the risks and rewards of going mobile in the enterprise.
Bring your own device has a number of inherent security challenges. Expert Lisa Phifer explains how a mobile device management product can help your enterprise conquer BYOD risks.
Cloud-based data loss prevention can be a worrisome option for some. Kevin Beaver explains how to measure the risk vs. reward of cloud-based DLP.
India is moving towards a digital future with dreams of smart cities, but Indian IT companies seem to be unconscious to the need for data security
Chinese mobile phone maker Xiaom is to set up a datacenter in India to allay fears over data security raised by the Indian Air Force (IAF).
Detecting fake websites needs to be part of all companies' security strategies, according to security and domain name experts.
The NHS will give £78m integrated digital care funding to health and social care providers in 2015 to help them invest in technology
The national Police ICT Company is operational and aims to save £465m a year – nearly four years after Theresa May proposed its creation
Google hopes to make it easier for users to deploy open-source apps in its cloud through the release of its Google Cloud Launcher tool