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Will you take the garbage out?

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Unmanaged shared files are compared to a shared unmanaged refrigerator. The post Will you take the garbage out? appeared first on IG GURU. IG News Information Governance Record Retention Records Management File Shares Garbage

The Trouble with Tribbles

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by Vicki Pratt Are there any Star Trek fans out there? I mean for the original television show that aired in the late 60s. I can’t believe how a 60’s science fiction show has managed to impact our lives technologically.

IBM’s 2018 Data Breach Study Shows Why We’re In A Zero Trust World Now

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Louis Columbus Contributor Jul 27, 2018,7:35 pm Digital businesses that lost less than 1% of their customers due to a data breach incurred a cost of $2.8M, and if 4% or more were lost the cost soared to $6M.

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FAKE FACEBOOK ACCOUNTS ARE GETTING HARDER TO TRACE

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ISSIE LAPOWSKY 07.31.18 03:39 PM Facebook has taken down 32 fake pages and accounts that it says were involved in coordinated campaigns on both Facebook and Instagram.

5 Ways Small Security Teams Can Defend Like Fortune 500 Companies

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Keep your company protected with a mix of old- and new-school technologies. The post 5 Ways Small Security Teams Can Defend Like Fortune 500 Companies appeared first on IG GURU. IG News Information Governance information security Risk News Security #infosec Dark Reading Fortune 500

ARMA announces this year’s keynote speaker, Dr. Jennifer Golbeck, Ph.D.

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ARMA is pleased to announce this year’s keynote speaker, Dr. Jennifer Golbeck, Ph.D. Jennifer is the Director of the Social Intelligence Lab at the University of Maryland and a web security expert.

Three Fundamental Digital Preservation Strategies

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July 9, 2018 by Margot Note, CA, CRM Digital files exist simply as data until they are rendered by application software, operating systems, and hardware platforms—making them vulnerable to format obsolescence and media decay.

RIM Subject Matter Expert Needed

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The hiring of a RIM subject matter expert (SME) specifically to represent and advise members of the PRISM International division was one of the big initial “wins,” of the recent merger.

2019 Conference Call for Presentations – NAID/PRISM (i-SIGMA)

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NAID and PRISM International have already begun planning for next year’s conference.

Staffing and Collaboration for Digital Archival Projects

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Staffing needs for digital projects depend on the project’s size and complexity. Training existing staff members to work on digitization projects is a critical component of change management within the institution because digital projects require new skills.

A Ph.D versus a Doctorate Degree? A journey towards a Doctorate in Information Assurance

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My educational journey has been a long and interesting one. But this little vignette concerns my experience with researching and starting my Ph.D.

Successfully Completing your Terminal Degree

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I finished a Doctorate of Computer Science just over a month ago. While it is still fresh on my mind, need to share my experiences and explain which qualities make for the person who will finish. Remember, ABD (All But Dissertation) is not the completion.

CANADA IS USING ANCESTRY DNA WEBSITES TO HELP IT DEPORT PEOPLE

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3 Security Questions Your Document Restoration Company Will Ask

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SPONSORED. The post 3 Security Questions Your Document Restoration Company Will Ask appeared first on IG GURU. IG News Records Management Risk News Security Sponsored Polygon Risk Management

16 popular VPNs leak your data: Here’s the full list

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VPNs are becoming increasingly popular due to data privacy concerns, but a new report found that some aren't effective. The post 16 popular VPNs leak your data: Here’s the full list appeared first on IG Guru.

You are a Certified Record Manager…now what?!

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“CONGRATULATIONS! The ICRM Part 6 examination has been graded, and the results indicate that you have passed!” What does that say? I had to read it three times before I realized what the email I had just received was saying to me.

Hackers Breached Virginia Bank Twice in Eight Months, Stole $2.4M

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Hackers used phishing emails to break into a Virginia bank in two separate cyber intrusions over an eight-month period, making off with more than $2.4 million total. Now the financial institution is suing its insurance provider for refusing to fully cover the losses.

Review: A Counterfeit, $100 iPhone X

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We disassembled the phone and asked security researchers to probe it to find out what it is. Verdict: It's wild. The post Review: A Counterfeit, $100 iPhone X appeared first on IG Guru. IG News information privacy information security IOT Security

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SAA Statement on Presidential Records

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June 22, 2018—The Society of American Archivists is deeply concerned about a recent report of the alleged ongoing destruction of presidential records by President Donald Trump, in direct contravention of the Presidential Records Act of 1978 (PRA) and its 2014 amendment.

Report shows increase in social engineering

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Emma Bordessa 13th July 2018 Proofpoint’s The Human Factor 2018 Report revealed that over the past year, cyber criminals have continued to increase their use of social engineering, building up the number of attacks that rely on human interaction.

ICRM Partners with LIU Post Palmer School of Library and Information Science

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A Review: Infonomics

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Infonomics, by Douglas B. Laney at Gartner, Inc. is a book on how to monetize, manager, and measure information as an asset for competitive advantage. Simply put, using your data to get ahead. Infonomics is a necessary read for anyone who creates or captures information in his or her business.

The Information Governance Conference Announces 2018 Keynote Speaker

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Drones and related technologies continue to tangle up courtrooms – with implications on downstream information, autonomous vehicles, manufacturing, healthcare, and so much more.

Goodman of ARMA’s Board Sees New California Privacy Act as ‘De Facto’ National Law

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July 16, 2018 California’s new Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 is likely to be treated as a de facto nationwide requirement, says information privacy expert Susan Goodman, a member of ARMA’s Board of Directors. That is largely because the law, passed on June 28, will apply to more than a half-million U.S. organizations that do business with California residents, […].

FBI Warns Of Pending Large Scale ATM Cashout Strike

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Attack May Pivot On A Data Breach At 'Unknown Card Issuer' Agency Says The FBI warns that cybercriminals are planning a large-scale operation aimed at emptying ATMs, a type of attack that has caused swift and costly losses for financial institutions.

Trump Pulls Gloves Off On Offensive Cyber Actions

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Presidential Order Loosens Restrictions On Use Of Cyber Weapons U.S. President Donald Trump signed a presidential order on Wednesday that revokes a set of Obama-era guidelines for offensive cyber operations, reports The Wall Street Journal. The policy change may satisfy critics who contend the U.S.

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FBI Warns of ‘Unlimited’ ATM Cashout Blitz

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Indian Bank Hit in $13.5M Cyberheist After FBI ATM Cashout Warning

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On Sunday, Aug. 12, KrebsOnSecurity carried an exclusive : The FBI was warning banks about an imminent “ATM cashout” scheme about to unfold across the globe, thanks to a data breach at an unknown financial institution. On Aug.

HHS OIG Finds Security Flaws in Maryland's Medicaid System

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Findings by Watchdog Agency Similar to Problems Previously Cited in Other States Maryland's Medicaid system has "numerous significant" security weaknesses that need to be addressed, according to a federal watchdog agency. Earlier audits of other state Medicaid programs have yielded similar results

Hanging Up on Mobile in the Name of Security

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An entrepreneur and virtual currency investor is suing AT&T for $224 million, claiming the wireless provider was negligent when it failed to prevent thieves from hijacking his mobile account and stealing millions of dollars in cryptocurrencies.

Plant Your Flag, Mark Your Territory

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Many people, particularly older folks, proudly declare they avoid using the Web to manage various accounts tied to their personal and financial data — including everything from utilities and mobile phones to retirement benefits and online banking services.

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Intel Has A New Speculative Execution Issue: Foreshadow

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Vulnerability Poses Special Risks For Virtualized Environments The Meltdown and Spectre attacks from earlier this year showed how the quest to make CPUs run faster inadvertently introduced serious security vulnerabilities.

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Atlanta's Reported Ransomware Bill: Up to $17 Million

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How to Avoid Card Skimmers at the Pump

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The Art of the Steal: FIN7's Highly Effective Phishing

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Cybercrime Gang Phoned Victims to Increase Phishing Attack Success Rates The FIN7 cybercrime gang regularly phoned victims, posing as buyers, to trick victims into opening phishing emails and attachments with malware, federal prosecutors allege.

Google to Fix Location Data Leak in Google Home, Chromecast

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Google in the coming weeks is expected to fix a location privacy leak in two of its most popular consumer products.

WhatsApp: Check Point's Flaw Findings Don't Merit Patches

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Messages Can Be Manipulated, But Fixes Would Pose Privacy Risks, WhatsApp Says Check Point says it has found three ways to falsify messages in WhatsApp, which it claims could be employed by scammers and used to spread fake news. WhatsApp acknowledges the findings, but it will not engineer patches

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LifeLock Bug Exposed Millions of Customer Email Addresses

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Identity theft protection firm LifeLock — a company that’s built a name for itself based on the promise of helping consumers protect their identities online — may have actually exposed customers to additional attacks from ID thieves and phishers.

Salesforce Security Alert: API Error Exposed Marketing Data

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Cyber Warnings About Certain Philips Medical Devices

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Philips and DHS Issue Alerts Calling Attention to Vulnerabilities That Will Be Patched The Department of Homeland Security and Philips have issued alerts about cyber vulnerabilities that have been identified in some of the company's medical devices.