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I Tried Hiding From Silicon Valley in a Pile of Privacy Gadgets via Bloomberg Business

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Avoiding digital snoops takes more than throwing money at the problem, but that part can be really fun. The post I Tried Hiding From Silicon Valley in a Pile of Privacy Gadgets via Bloomberg Business appeared first on IG GURU.

Equifax breach and will pay $575 million

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Articles related to this news can be found here: IAPP Denver Post Fortune. The post Equifax breach and will pay $575 million appeared first on IG GURU. Breach Business IG News Information Governance Equifax Settlement

The recording industry has a terrible track record of preserving the past: Alan Cross via Global News

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Organizations today rely heavily upon technology and electronically stored information—and when employees leave, there’s always a risk that they’ll take some information or data with them when they go, either inadvertently or on purpose.

Decades of history could be ‘erased from Australia’s memory’ as tape machines disappear, archivists warn

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The National Archives of Australia holds some 130,000 hours of audio and video tape that still need to be rescued. "We

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Top 10 industries for monetizing data: Is yours one of them?

Find out which industries, use cases, and business applications are the best opportunities for data monetization. Understand what data is being monetized, who wants it, and why. Use data you already own to create new revenue sources. Download the eBook today!

Google And NASA Are ‘Leaking Data’ Via Misconfigured Jira Servers reported by BleepingComputer

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"I have discovered several such misconfigured JIRA accounts in hundreds of companies. Some of the companies were from Alexa and Fortune top list including big giants like NASA, Google, Yahoo, etc and government sites." - Avinash Jain.

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Work Ruined Email by the Atlantic

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It’s not too late to fix it. The post Work Ruined Email by the Atlantic appeared first on IG GURU. Email IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Record Retention Records Management Gmail Privacy Security The Atlantic Yahoo

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New York enacts new data breach security laws – SHIELD Act

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by Paul Lanois On July 25, 2019, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law the Stop Hacks and Improve Electronic Data Security Act (Senate Bill S.5575B), also known as the “SHIELD Act“, which amends New York’s breach notification law and creates new cybersecurity obligations.

Record Abandonment – Identify RIM Provider Alternatives? – by PRISM International

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Who pays the bill when the company declares bankruptcy? When a practitioner retires and/or meets an untimely death–who pays the RIM service invoice? What about the outstanding invoices when a practitioner closes a “single practitioner” office and joins a large consortium practice or medical school?

Jesse Wilkins of AIIM provides advice on how to handle records when an employee leaves

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A great article provided by our friend Jesse Wilkins at AIIM. Read here. The post Jesse Wilkins of AIIM provides advice on how to handle records when an employee leaves appeared first on IG GURU.

The Key to Strategic HR: Process Automation

Do you want to automate your HR processes, but don’t know where to start? In this eBook, PeopleDoc explores which processes benefit the most from automation, and how an HR Service Delivery platform can help get things off the ground.

Corporate Information Governance: Whose Job Is It Anyway? (Part II) via Above the Law

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by Mike Quartararo Last week, we talked a little about the importance of information governance and how critical it is to get stakeholders to the table.

Bad Actors are Impersonating CEO’s via Axios

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Axios has created a report that shows how bad actors may impersonate CEO’s to threaten stock prices, send mixed messages, and possibly divulge intellectual property. Check out the article here. The post Bad Actors are Impersonating CEO’s via Axios appeared first on IG GURU. Business IG News Information Governance information privacy Records Management Risk News Security CEO Impersonators Deep Fakes information security Privacy

Blockchain Project for National Archives Reports Successful Trial for Audio-Visual Content

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A blockchain project developed to safeguard the integrity and accessibility of digital government records of national archives worldwide will soon present the results of a successful trial deployment in the United Kingdom, Estonia and Norway.

IG GURU makes “Top 15 Dark Web Blogs and Websites To Follow in 2019” via Feedspot

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According to Feed Spot, IG GURU ranks in the top 15 for news about the Dark Web. “I personally give you a high-five and want to thank you for your contribution to this world.

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Embedded BI and Analytics: Best Practices to Monetize Your Data

Speaker: Azmat Tanauli, Senior Director of Product Strategy at Birst

By creating innovative analytics products and expanding into new markets, more and more companies are discovering new potential revenue streams. Join Azmat Tanauli, Senior Director of Product Strategy at Birst, as he walks you through how data that you're likely already collecting can be transformed into revenue!

ZIPPIA provides career roadmap for Librarians

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According to career expert site Zippia, librarians who enter the field don't remain stuck in their initial entry-level positions very long. The post ZIPPIA provides career roadmap for Librarians appeared first on IG GURU. Archives Business IG News Records Management Librarians MLIS Zippia

Blockchain Technology is Recordkeeping Technology!

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Patricia C. Franks, Professor & MARA Coordinator, School of Information, San Jose State University Records and information management professionals have always dealt with the impact of disruptive technologies on records and information management programs and practices.

My Hope for ARMA International

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by Rafael Moscatel, CRM, IGP For almost 65 years, ARMA International has provided an exceptional level of educational value, professional resources and guidance to members of the information management field and business community.

FaceApp responds to privacy concerns via TechCrunch

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A few weeks ago FaceApp spread like wildfire. Soon after news came out that FaceApp is based in Russia. FaceApp has responded. Check out the article. The post FaceApp responds to privacy concerns via TechCrunch appeared first on IG GURU.

Facebook $5 billion fine is the “Sarbanes Oxley for Privacy”

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FTC Commission Noah Phillips states the Facebook fine is “Sarbanes Oxley for Privacy” per the IAPP article. Will this change how companies process and handle information in the US and throughout the world?

(Executives) Text Messages Must Be Preserved

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via JD Supra – 4/29/2019 Whether we like it or not, a reality of today’s world is that often important business is conducted by text messages.

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Logic Bomb used by Contractor at Siemens by Hacker News

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The Hacker News has reported how a contractor used a logic bomb in a spreadsheet and why… Read Story. The post Logic Bomb used by Contractor at Siemens by Hacker News appeared first on IG GURU.

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Data Preservation: Don’t Treat Discovery Like It’s 1999

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Cell phones have been around for a long time, but preserving the data they contain for discovery purposes is still often overlooked or avoided due to expense and inconvenience.

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.

Listserv archive now on IG GURU

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IG GURU and Listserv users, Last week marked an end to a long journey of migrating and preserving the RECMGMT-L listserv from the University of Florida to IG GURU. We are very grateful to the University for hosting RECMGMT-L for the past 20 years for free. Did I mention they hosted us for free?

ICRM 2020 Election – Call for Nominations

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2020 Open Board of Regent Positions Active CRMs in good standing are invited to apply for a Board of Regent Position. CRAs are not eligible to serve on the Board Regents. Duties and responsibilities for these positions can be found on the ICRM website at www.icrm.org.

IT role change results in deleted files and jail time for one man per the Register

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Shifting your tech to outside suppliers? Maybe lock down systems first. The post IT role change results in deleted files and jail time for one man per the Register appeared first on IG GURU.

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New OMB/NARA Memorandum on Transition to Electronic Records

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July 1, 2019 By Arian Ravanbakhsh, Posted In General, Senior Agency Official For Records Management Late last week, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and NARA jointly issued a new memorandum with guidance on managing Federal records.

The Importance of Being Permanent

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The effect of the word permanent “is rarely pure and never simple”[1] when it comes to records management.

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PMP® Exam Will Change in December according to PMI

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The PMP exam was last updated in 2015 according to the PMI website. Check out this link or source below for all the info regarding the update. The post PMP® Exam Will Change in December according to PMI appeared first on IG GURU. Education 2019 Exam PMI PMP

America is losing its memory

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By T.J. StilesMay 7 via the Washington Post T.J. Stiles received the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for History, the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Biography and the 2009 National Book Award for Nonfiction.

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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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What Is the Difference Between IT Security and Cybersecurity?

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Monday, June 17, 2019 by James Stanger Some people seem to use the terms IT security, information security and cybersecurity interchangeably. But I’ve also worked with people who have used these terms in specific ways.

NARA considers blockchain to verify records amid rise in deepfake videos via Federal News Network

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NSA Warns Microsoft Windows Users: Update Now Or Face ‘Devastating Damage’

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Davey Winder via Forbes I can’t recall ever seeing the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) jumping in and warning users of Microsoft Windows to check if their systems are fully patched and, if not, to update now or risk a “devastating” and “wide-ranging impact.” ” But that’s what has just happened. In an advisory published this week, the […].

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Tropical Storm Barry: Limited Waiver of HIPAA Sanctions and Penalties During a Declared Emergency (Louisiana)

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Severe disasters – such as Tropical Storm Barry – impose additional challenges on health care providers.

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ARMA Announces Hiring Task Force and Job Posting for CEO

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Below is the message sent from ARMA’s Liz Icenogle on behalf of Bill Bradford. This message was posted with her permission.

Pledges to Not Pay Ransomware Hit Reality

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While risk analysts and security experts continue to urge companies to secure systems against ransomware, they are now also advising that firms be ready to pay. The post Pledges to Not Pay Ransomware Hit Reality appeared first on IG GURU.

What if the internet stopped working for a day?

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Jeff Hancock likes to give his Stanford University students weekend assignments that let them experience concepts discussed in class for themselves. Before 2008, he would sometimes challenge his students to stay off the internet for 48 hours and then discuss how it affected them.

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