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Putting the CISSP and other certifications into perspective

Paco Hope

Principal Security Consultant at Amazon Web Services

May 8, 2018

Certifications exist for a specific reason. Like many other things in life they are  1,599 more words

AHIMA’s Commitment to Healthcare—Information Governance

AHIMA defines information governance (IG) as “an organization wide framework for managing information throughout its lifecycle and for supporting the organization’s strategy, operations, regulatory, legal, risk, and environmental requirements.” 224 more words

Woman says her Amazon device recorded private conversation, sent it out to random contact

By: Gary Horcher

Updated: May 24, 2018 – 9:51 PM

A Portland family contacted Amazon to investigate after they say a private conversation in their home was recorded by Amazon’s Alexa — the voice-controlled smart speaker — and that the recorded audio was sent to the phone of a random person in Seattle, who was in the family’s contact list. 464 more words

The Ultimate Guide to WordPress and GDPR Compliance – Everything You Need to Know

Last updated on May 22nd, 2018 by Editorial Staff

Are you confused by GDPR, and how it will impact your WordPress site? GDPR, short for General Data Protection Regulation, is a European Union law that you have likely heard about. 2,581 more words

Trade Shows Are Easy Targets for Foreign Intelligence Breaches

By James Lint
Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University
Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security

Trade shows are like playing poker with your competition standing over your shoulder or like a library with no library cards. 962 more words

School district pays $10,000 bitcoin ransom after cyberattack

April 28, 2018, 4:53 PM

LEOMINSTER, Mass. — A Massachusetts school district was waiting Friday for its computer system to be “unlocked” after it paid a $10,000 bitcoin ransom to hackers following a cyberattack on its system. 323 more words

What Every Employee Should Know about Data Protection

Posted on May 10, 2018 at 1:50 pm

As an employee, you’re essential to your company’s success. What are you doing to make sure sensitive information stays secure at work? 453 more words