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  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Flurry of state disclosure laws creates confusion for CISOs

    Now that nearly three dozen states have enacted breach disclosure laws, national companies face the challenge of reconciling a vast array of guidelines and their implications.

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    The cost of privacy safeguards

    What are companies spending to comply with the privacy and data protection regulations imposed by HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley, Gramm-Leach-Bliley and the California Security Breach Notification Act?

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Getting compliance on the GRID

    The Object Management Group is attempting to build a database that may one day serve as a clearinghouse for all the world's IT-related regulations. Some say it's impossible, but others say it's badly needed to keep companies secure and out of the ...

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Analyst warns to keep tech talk out of security policies

    It's easy to get carried away when developing or revamping a corporate security policy, but one expert at Information Security Decisions says it's actually much better to keep things short and simple.

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Encryption may help regulatory compliance

    A Walt Disney security executive says encrypted file systems hold the answers for enterprises looking to comply with government regulations without sacrificing system performance.

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Gartner analysts to IT pros: Learn the language of risk

    Gartner IT Security Summit: Corporate execs often miss the importance of risk assessments because their IT officers dump too much tech jargon on them, analysts say.

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Employee error fuels data security breaches, survey finds

    Companies are shifting their priorities to focus on internal threats by addressing identity and access management and employee training.

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Banks prepare lawsuit over TJX data breach

    TJX will face a lawsuit from three New England banking associations as well as individual banks. The Massachusetts Bankers Association is inviting others to join the suit.

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Survey: Companies disregard data security breach risks

    Companies continue to lack a response plan and fail to implement appropriate encryption technologies, according to a survey of more than 700 IT executives and security officers.

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Data leakage problem tough to solve

    Companies are searching for ways to prevent sensitive information from slipping out of their networks, but various technologies to address the problem have their drawbacks.

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Discarded hard drives can be dangerous

    A treasure trove of sensitive information can end up in the wrong hands if old hard drives aren't properly disposed of, one security expert warns.

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Verizon security chief says protect your data first

    ATLANTA -- JP Callahan, a former counter-intelligence agent with the U.S. Department of Defense, runs data center security for Verizon Business, the company's data center hosting arm. While Callahan has the demeanor of a standup comedian rather ...

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    On-demand log management gets the nod

    Alert Logic says the SaaS model is a good fit for companies needing help with log management for compliance purposes

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Keynoters push for ID federation, harsher laws

    Top executives for two of the industry's biggest companies stressed working together to rebuild trust through open authentication standards and stiffer database breach laws.

  • January 17, 2008 17 Jan'08

    Hashing out stronger password authentication

    Stanford University researchers have created a browser extension to improve Web security and prevent phishing and other attacks.

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