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Gorbea pushing to move historic state documents out of flood plain

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. WPRI) — Thousands of Rhode Island’s most historic documents sit in a rented building, and one of its features fills R.I. Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea with anxiety.

Moving party unable to establish prejudice or intent to deprive without spoliated evidence

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Worldpay, US, Inc. Haydon No. 17-cv-4179 (N.D. 14, 2018) In this trade secret misappropriation case, the court granted the plaintiff’s motion to compel discovery while denying its motion for sanctions.

How to Go Paperless in Your Home Office

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Here’s how to save your tax records digitally so you can get rid of the paper in your home office. The post How to Go Paperless in Your Home Office appeared first on IG GURU. Cloud IG News Information Governance Records Management Scanning Cloud Storage Digital Scanning Paperless

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IG GURU partners with the Institute of Information Management in Africa

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IIM and IG GURU have agreed to partner and promote their organizations across the globe. Andrew Ysasi, the President of IG GURU, had this to say about the partnership, “IG GURUis committed to connecting practitioners and educators across the globe.

CISO: The C-Level executive missing from your board

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By a CyberFeminist Hacker, currently Regional Business Information Security Officer. The post CISO: The C-Level executive missing from your board appeared first on IG GURU. Breach Business IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Security CISO Cyber Security Executive

Winning Tactics for Becoming a Certified Records Manager (CRM)

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So you want to become a Certified Records Manager (CRM)? For those of us in Records and Information Management (RIM), becoming a Certified Records Manager (CRM) is a significant milestone. It takes intense focus, dedication, fortitude, endurance, and knowledge to become a CRM.

The Ultimate Online Privacy Guide

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Written by Douglas Crawford Introduction Edward Snowden’s NSA spying revelations highlighted just how much we have sacrificed to the gods of technology and convenience something we used to take for granted, and once considered a basic human right – our privacy. It is just not just the NSA.

What is a Hacker?

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January 2nd, 2019 – by Andrew Ysasi and guest writer Chris Robert If you are reading this, you may be here to get some validation or confirmation that hackers are good. Well, I have it for you. As a youth, I grew up watching movies like War Games, Sneakers, and Hackers.

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Google to pull plug on AI ethics council

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(Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Thursday it was dissolving a council it had formed a week earlier to consider ethical issues around artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies.

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Spring 2019 OCR Cybersecurity Newsletter

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April 3, 2019 In 2019, OCR moved to quarterly cybersecurity newsletters.

ICRM Releases Spring 2019 Newsletter

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The post ICRM Releases Spring 2019 Newsletter appeared first on IG GURU. ICRM IG GURU IG News Information Governance Records Management Risk News Sponsored 2019 CRA CRM Newsletter Spring

Why ARMA’s IGBOK is important

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For those of us in the industry, the concepts of information governance (IG) are not foreign. We know that IG is dynamic and there are many methodologies and best practices to help us with our programs. Last February, ARMA released the first version of the IGBOK.

Cybersecurity Governance Lessons from Nuclear Power

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By Cindy Satterfield In the nuclear power industry, a cybersecurity incident or error could be a life or death issue on a mass scale.

How is tape backup doing in 2019?

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Industry experts say tape isn't going away and the technology is actually improving. The problem, they say, is vendors aren't talking enough about this 'old-school' backup method. The post How is tape backup doing in 2019? appeared first on IG GURU.

Access Announces Acquisition of Montaña & Associates – a Leading Information Governance Consulting Firm

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Records and Information Management (RIM) Leader Strengthens Compliance Solutions for Retention Policy and Schedules, Data Privacy and IG Policy. The post Access Announces Acquisition of Montaña & Associates – a Leading Information Governance Consulting Firm appeared first on IG GURU.

NEW ERA FOR SHREDDING COMPANIES

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Next week marks the first annual conference of i-Sigma, the new association created after the merger of the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID) and PRISM International. It also marks the beginning of a new era for shredding companies.

The CCPA needs clarification says one of its co-authors

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Mary Stone Ross provides a fantastic explanation on why the CCPA needs to be modified. According to her article on with the IAPP, Mary is no longer affiliated with the Californians for Consumer Privacy. She is a former CIA officer and counsel on the House Intelligence Committee.

Why Goodwill of Orange County requires NAID Certification

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The Goodwill of Orange County Shares Why NAID Certification is a. Requirement in their Secure Data Destruction RFQ. The post Why Goodwill of Orange County requires NAID Certification appeared first on IG GURU. i-SIGMA IG News Information Governance NAID destruction IG Information Destruction

Hackers once stole a casino’s high-roller database through a thermometer in the lobby fish tank

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The CEO of the cybersecurity firm Darktrace says hackers are increasingly targeting unprotected “internet of things” devices, such as air-conditioning systems and CCTV, to get into corporate networks. She told the WSJ CEO Council Conference that in one incident, a casino was hacked through the thermometer in its lobby aquarium. A former director of the […].

Archivist warns state records at risk in digital age

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Brian Burford could find a letter written in 1780 by New Hampshire’s first governor, Meshech Weare, in the state archives in five minutes if you asked him. The post Archivist warns state records at risk in digital age appeared first on IG GURU.

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14 Ways to Create a Secure Password in 2019 (That you’ll Remember)

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by – Jack Foster Whether you are an individual or a business handling hundreds of pieces of sensitive data. There is a mounting requirement to be able to create and safely memorize 100’s of passwords.

April is RIM Month!

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Welcome to RIM Month! via ARMA International! April is Records and Information Management (RIM) Month.

Getting to Know California’s Privacy Law Requirements

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The rise in technology has increased the risks of data breaches in organizations globally. Criminals use sophisticated methods to access the institutions’ private information which significantly compromises the privacy and confidentiality of the clients.

MySpace admits losing 12 years’ worth of music uploads

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By Zoe KleinmanTechnology reporter, BBC News 18 March 2019 Technology MySpace, one of the first online social networks, has apologised after a server migration caused a huge loss of data.

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3 Reasons why tape should be included in your DR strategies

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Repost – I wrote this article on LinkedIn and it got picked up by IDM. Friday, March 18, 2016 – 10:45 By Andrew Ysasi I frequently hear chatter about using tape technology online, at conferences, and even in meetings that can be summed up in one statement, “Tape is dead.

Keeping Kids Safe Online

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Message from the Editor: Keeping kids safe is a parents and communities job. Chris Roberts, a world-renowned cyber security professional, provided tips on how to keep kids safe online. His post was meant with great enthusiasm and support.

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In-house and Outsourced Archives Digitization

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Digitization can be performed either in-house or outsourced. In-house implies that a department of the institution captures the images—supplying hardware and software, trained personnel, and overhead.

NAID Publishes Second-hand Device Study Principles

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It’s been twenty years since Dr. Simpson Garfunkel conducted the first study analyzing the extent to which personal information remained on second-hand hard drives. In the intervening decade, the study has been replicated many times by other universities and data recovery services.

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Webinar Today! – GDPR and its Impact on Info Management & Governance

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It’s no secret. Between GDPR in Europe, LGPD in Brazil, and the new privacy acts in California and Colorado, the question of how to protect sensitive information continues to get more and more pressing.

RSA Conference 2019: What You Need to Know by Dan Lohrmann

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The 2019 version of RSA Conference in San Francisco has come and gone. Here are some of the product and session highlights, major themes and excellent resources to dig deeper into myriad cybersecurity and technology topics.

Getty Images Sued Yet Again For Trying To License Public Domain Images

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Mon, Apr 1st 2019 9:42am — Mike Masnick Back in 2016, we wrote about two separate lawsuits involving claims that Getty Images was selling “licenses” to images it had no rights to sell licenses to. The first one was brought by photographer Carol Highsmith, who sued Getty after Getty had sent a demand letter to her over her own images, which […]. The post Getty Images Sued Yet Again For Trying To License Public Domain Images appeared first on IG GURU.

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Talking Shop with Tejoury

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Salman Alsudeary discusses his business and the unique RIM market in the Middle East. The post Talking Shop with Tejoury appeared first on IG GURU.

Intellectual Property: A Funny Thing Happened When Seeking the Truth about an Altered Document and Brand…

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by Robin Thompson I had a unique experience involving my love of information and documents that I want to share with my fellow practitioners who guard information as an asset. I love looking at documents for anomalies, kerning that is off, a suggestion of alteration or misuse.

Book Review: Information Governance for Healthcare Professionals: A Practical Approach

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Robert Smallwood’s latest book on Information Governance is part of the HIMSS book series. The book is titled: Information Governance for Healthcare Professionals: A Practical Approach. Some of the highlights of the book are: A lot of Sedona Conference references.

Say it Again: You Are Not a Shredding Company. You Are a Data Security Company.

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Here’s the truth: There is only so much value a shredding company can provide customers when it markets itself as a shredding company. Shredding company owners who’ve been in the business long enough have learned this lesson the hard way.

OSI Model for beginners…

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by Chris Roberts Thought it was time to update this based on the number of folks coming into the IT/InfoSec/Cyber arena….enjoy:

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2019 Buyer’s Guide

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Each year our industry association publishes a handy directory of product and service suppliers who are trusted by your peers. For 2019 the i-SIGMA staff has done it again!

Kevin Parker, #InfoGov18 Speaker Interview Series

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We’re pleased to bring you a series of interviews with some of the presenters at The Information Governance Conference 2018.

Selection for Digitization – Best Practices

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The development of selection policies is a core component of digital projects, and many selection guidelines and criteria have been developed by institutions, national governments, and international organizations.

45 years and so many more to come – This Year’s Anniversary blog my career love of my lifetime

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This is a rendering my daughter made for me of what I remind her of when I am in “story-tellin” mode. I am very late on this, which is not usual for me.

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