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October 28, 2010
The midterm elections will likely result in a shift in political power. How will that impact pending privacy and data security bills?
October 13, 2010
In the wake of the global economic crisis, many financial firms are struggling to meet tough regulations while defending against both accidental data leakage and a constant barrage of external attacks.
September 16, 2010
Financial institutions need to implement policies and procedures to protect sensitive data stored on devices like copiers, agency says.
July 29, 2010
Industry experts weigh in on the possible ramifications of the sweeping legislation on information security and compliance professionals.
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