Category: Compliance

09 Jan
Categories : Compliance, Cyber War, Data Breach, Data Protection, Data Security            Leave a comment           

Every country has secrets. Every government has data or information that it simply cannot afford to lose or have stolen. Whether it’s strategic military positioning, government-owned ‘Big Data’ or even citizen ID or voter data governments have long had a need for High Assurance computer systems protection and cyber intelligence defences. Now though things are changing.  Lines are blurring.  With everything coming online from the global financial system to the power grid and national transportation networks, the distinction between Government, […]

Is compliance putting you at risk?

Posted By: Louise Bulman, AVP of EMEA | Vormetric, A Thales Company
23 Jul
Categories : Compliance, Data Security            Leave a comment           

Many aspects of our lives involve the creation, storage and exchange of very sensitive digital data that is governed by a variety of detailed compliance mandates.  From a business perspective, compliance is a critical framework without which many sectors – particularly financial services, retail, the public sector, and in fact any company offering services to the general public – would struggle to operate effectively, or indeed at all. ClickToTweet: Could Compliance mandates be damaging your IT Security? Of […]

(Data at) Rest Assured – CenturyLink and Vormetric Work Together to Secure Data at Rest

Posted By: Steve White, Director, Security and Compliance, CenturyLink Cloud
08 Jul
Categories : Cloud Computing, Cloud Security, Compliance, Data Security            Leave a comment           

As more and more companies move to a cloud model, businesses are giving up physical control of their data repository. If you are the customer and can walk to your server at any point in time, you have a pretty good sense that you are in control of the physical security controls that protect your data. When a company makes the decision to move to the cloud, they are entrusting the cloud provider with the sensitive data that matters most […]

07 Jul
Categories : Compliance, Data Breach            Leave a comment           

The Rules and Regulations Chances are you’ve heard a lot about compliance standards, especially if you are a CSO, CTO or CIO (and if you’re in-house counsel, chances are you have said compliance standards memorized). Lawmakers and regulators around the world are enhancing existing data security compliance requirements, implementing new legal frameworks and defining new data security regulations to respond to increasing internal and external hazards. ClickToTweet: Compliance is Fighting Today’s Battles by Yesterday’s Rules @kessalan #DefenderOfData In a […]