Compliance & Privacy

The four most internationally significant recent privacy laws

GDPR has been covered endlessly, but it is only one of several recent privacy laws changing the handling of confidential…

1 week ago

Facebook patches WhatsApp remote code execution vulnerability

Facebook found and patched a vulnerability in its WhatsApp service. While Facebook says no users were compromised, the event is…

2 weeks ago

ISO 27001 certification: Your step-by-step guide

ISO 27001 certification demonstrates that your business is serious about security. Here’s a roadmap to getting certified — and why…

2 weeks ago

COBIT 2019: An effective governance framework for IT pros

Every business with IT as part of its foundation needs a comprehensive governance strategy. This is where COBIT 2019 comes…

2 months ago

HIPAA IT compliance: Privacy and security rules you must know

HIPAA is the mandatory health regulation that must be followed strictly. But if you’re an IT pro in the health-care…

2 months ago

Thinkful educational website experiences data breach

Online learning platform Thinkful just got a lesson in online dangers. The company reported a data breach that affected all…

2 months ago

Online lead generation, conversion, and retargeting in the age of GDPR

The new and sometimes arcane GDPR lead generation requirements are forcing changes in the way businesses generate, convert, and retarget…

2 months ago

An overview of PCI DSS and a guide to compliance

PCI DSS is the globally recognized security standard for any business that processes credit card payments. Are you in compliance…

3 months ago

Privacy-by-design principles: Getting it right from the start

Embedding privacy-by-design principles in the building and design of a business, website, application, product, or tool is a good thing…

3 months ago

8 tips for protecting online privacy and maintaining anonymity

In protecting online privacy, the actions you take are far more important than any legal framework that could be put…

3 months ago