Here are some laws that come up frequently in technology conversation and are also most often among questions on security exams.
Effective April 15th 2017, AICPA's New Cybersecurity Risk Management Examination Report
New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) first-in-the-nation cybersecurity regulation to protect New York State from the ever-growing threat of cyber-attacks is now in effect. DFS Cybersecurity requires banks, insurance companies, and other financial services institutions regulated by DFS to establish and maintain a cybersecurity program designed to protect consumers and ensure the safety and soundness of New York State’s financial services industry.
We just got our daily update from JDSupra (still LOVE THEM!) titled "California's Shine the Light Law: Latest Class Action Threat for Online Retailers and Electronic Commerce Companies", under the topic of Retail Industry Alert. Here's a link to get you started, because it's important business compliance reading, but that's not why I'm sending you all this letter.
While 15% of EU citizens report not trusting businesses with their information, they also lack the tools to securely manage their own private information.
Me Tarzan, You Jane is my way of reminding everyone that we can't get far without some common language. This month, GDPR and NIST 171 are top of mind around our office. Here's what we found helpful.
In order to propose controls that would implement the requirements of the GDPR in UK governed business, EnterpriseGRC Solutions has embarked on mapping the The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (Regulation (EU) 2016/679), a regulation by which the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union and the European Commission intend to strengthen and unify data protection for all individuals within the European Union (EU), to the both NIST 800 53 r4 control enhancements and the HM Government (Her Majesty's) NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY STRATEGY 2016-2021. Please download the National Cyber Security document here National Cyber Security Strategy 2016-2021 - Gov.uk
How old is your facebook picture? (No, don't tell me, I don't care.) How much of our privacy obsession is related to truth? For example, the weight on your driver's license was absolutely true, twenty-five years ago. Is misrepresenting ourselves part of privacy or an American obsession with creating an illusion of identity.
In an honest society, what harm can really come of truth?
History of controls harmonization is really the history of managing conversations about risk. Cyber Risk Recap: What could go wrong?
Making Process Real, a seminar in preparing to meet new regulations for controls as proposed by the Sarbanes-Oxley Law was presented by Robin Basham, in Boston, MA 2003, while participating on the board of the Association for Women in Computing. This marked the first use of "Maturity Through Process", and was the basis for preparing ISO 9000 compliant companies to map to their needed SOX CobiT controls. The work was implemented through SamePage Software, which would later be branded "Facilitated Compliance Management". The model would be donated to open source and to this day would remain free.
HIPAA – HITECH, Aligning Secure Host Baselines According to Common Security Framework CSF
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