Facebook Takes $3 Billion Hit, Anticipating FTC Fine

April 25th, 2019 by RSS Syndication

Questions Loom About Whether Big Fines Will Prompt Privacy ReformFacebook has set aside $3 billion from its first quarter profit to pay for what is likely to be a record-breaking fine from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. But will mega-fines lead to …

Intelligence Agencies Seek Fast Cyber Threat Dissemination

April 25th, 2019 by RSS Syndication

‘Five Eyes’ Partners Commit to Putting Threat Intelligence Into Public’s HandsThe director of Britain’s GCHQ intelligence agency said at this week’s CyberUK conference that declassifying and putting “time-critical, secret information” for stopping onli…

Advancing Security Operations With Managed Detection and Response

April 24th, 2019 by RSS Syndication

Organizations face a variety of security challenges as they attempt to secure their environments from the ever-changing threat landscape. As they look to gain more insight from their security devices, while gaining improved speed to detect and respond,…

Google Sensorvault Database Draws Congressional Scrutiny

April 24th, 2019 by RSS Syndication

Questions Raised About Use of Android Location Data by Law EnforcementGoogle is facing questions from Congress about Sensorvault, its database that stores the geolocation data of millions of Android users, which has sometimes been shared with police as…

Sizing Up Revised Model for National Health Data Exchange

April 24th, 2019 by RSS Syndication

Do the Minimum Privacy and Security Requirements Go Far Enough?Healthcare stakeholders and security and privacy experts are sizing up the second draft of the government’s Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement, the latest in a decades-long ser…

‘ShadowHammer’ Spreads Across Online Gaming Supply Chain

April 24th, 2019 by RSS Syndication

Several Gaming Suppliers Are the Latest Victims, Kaspersky FindsA sophisticated supply-chain attack dubbed Operation ShadowHammer is becoming more pervasive, with the group targeting online gamers, security researchers at Kaspersky Lab warn.

HSBC Whistleblower: Fraud Fight Still Has Long Way to Go

April 24th, 2019 by RSS Syndication

Everett Stern, the whistleblower who called attention to HSBC’s international money laundering activities, which ultimately resulted in a $1.9 billion fine, says the crackdown on financial fraud still has a long way to go. He’ll be the keynoter at ISMG…

Optimize Interoperability Through In-Flight Data Quality Checks and an Integrated Monitoring Solution

April 24th, 2019 by jfinison

Sponsor: CitiusTechPrimary topic: Privacy & SecurityTopic: Data WarehousingNetwork InfrastructurePrivacy & SecurityWorkflowResource Central: Upcoming WebinarsExternal url:…

Washington Legislature Passes 30-day Data Breach Notification Law

April 24th, 2019 by HealthITSecurity

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‘Five Eyes’ Intelligence Members to Detail Cyber Threats

April 24th, 2019 by RSS Syndication

Scotland: For First Time, Secretive Alliance Group to Talk Together in PublicFor the first time ever, members of the secretive “Five Eyes” intelligence-sharing group will make a joint public appearance to discuss how they collaborate, sharing a stage i…