Sabre Settles for $2.4 Million Over 2017 Breach

Data Breach Today

that will resolve a 2017 data breach that struck the company's Sabre Hospitality Solutions hotel booking system, which compromised 1.3 Settlement Also Requires Company to Enhance Cybersecurity Measures The attorneys general of 27 states have entered into a $2.4

Cartographic’s Favorites of 2017

Sales Hacker

The map of Le Bonhomme in France appears to be pretty average but it is the unique connection to a photograph within the holdings of the Still Pictures Branch which makes this map a favorite of 2017. Co-written with Amy Edwards. The Cartographic Branch holds a wide variety of materials. While working with these documents for reference requests, projects, or research room requests, our staff comes across some very cool and significant documents.

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Influencers assess 2017 and make predictions for 2018

IBM Big Data Hub

As the year winds down, questions tend to arise about what the big trends of the past year have been and what the year to come may hold

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Top 10 IBM Big Data & Analytics Hub podcasts of 2017

IBM Big Data Hub

It can be difficult to keep up with all the best podcast episodes during the year. That's why we've compiled the Top 10 podcasts of the year from the IBM Big Data & Analytics Hub Insights Podcast feed right here

The Worst Hacks of 2017, from Equifax to Crash Override

WIRED Threat Level

From Equifax to Crash Override, it was a banner year for cybersecurity fails. Security

2017 Tesla Hack

Schneier on Security

Interesting story of a class break against the entire Tesla fleet. cars classbreaks hacking vulnerabilities

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e-Records 2017 – “The Public Information Act and Updates from the 85th Legislative Session”

The Texas Record

This is the second post of a multi-part recap of the 2017 e-Records Conference. Presentation materials from the conference are available on the e-Records 2017 website. After the Opening Remarks, Justin Gordon from the Office of the Attorney General addressed the 2017 attendees. News Training eRecords 2017 Local Governments Public Information Request State AgenciesInformation Governance: Take Control and Succeed.

Top 10 IBM Big Data & Analytics Hub blog posts of 2017

IBM Big Data Hub

Here are our top 10 blog posts of 2017 Readers of the IBM Big Data & Analytics Hub were hungry for knowledge this year. They voraciously read blog posts about incorporating machine learning, choosing the best possible data model, determining how to make the most of data science skills, working with open source frameworks and more.

e-Records 2017: “Establishing Information Governance for Local Governments in Microsoft SharePoint and Office 365”

The Texas Record

This is the fourth post of a multi-part recap of the 2017 e-Records Conference. Presentation materials from the conference are available on the e-Records 2017 website. News ARMA Principles Conferences electronic records eRecords eRecords 2017 Information Governance Local Governments Training TSLACInformation Governance: Take Control and Succeed. The Public Information Act and Updates from the 85th Legislative Session. TSLAC Wants Your Electronic Records.

U.S. Charges 4 Chinese Military Officers in 2017 Equifax Hack

Krebs on Security

Justice Department today unsealed indictments against four Chinese officers of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) accused of perpetrating the 2017 hack against consumer credit bureau Equifax that led to the theft of personal data on nearly 150 million Americans. The U.S.

Trolls, Bots, and Fake News Made 2017 a Terrible Year for Internet Freedom

WIRED Threat Level

Trolls, bots, and fake news posed a serious threat to internet freedom this year—and there's no easy answer in sight. Security

Equifax Settles With Massachusetts, Indiana Over 2017 Breach

Data Breach Today

Company Will Pay $38 Million to Settle 2 Lawsuits Massachusetts and Indiana have reached separate settlements with Equifax over the 2017 data breach that exposed the personal information of millions of residents of both states.

The Most-read WIRED Security Stories of 2017

WIRED Threat Level

Numerous tales of hacking and breaches proves just how permeable the digital membrane can be. Security

'Starwars' Debuts on List of Worst Passwords of 2017

Dark Reading

Many of the old standbys made this year's list of the 25 stolen - and weakest - passwords found dumped online

2017 Has Broken the Record for Security Vulnerabilities

Dark Reading

Some 40% of disclosed vulns as of Q3 are rated as severe, new Risk Based Security data shows

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e-Records 2017 – “Information Governance: Take Control and Succeed” Conference Recap

The Texas Record

The 2017 e-Records conference delivered on all fronts hosting a variety of vendors, local government and state agency representatives and, of course, plenty of staff from the two hosting state agencies: Department of Information Resources (DIR) and Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC). News Training eRecords 2017 Local Governments State Agencies

e-Records 2017: “TSLAC Wants Your Electronic Records”

The Texas Record

This is the third post of a multi-part recap of the 2017 e-Records Conference. Presentation materials from the conference are available on the e-Records 2017 website. News Conferences eRecords eRecords 2017 State Agencies TSLACInformation Governance: Take Control and Succeed. The Public Information Act and Updates from the 85th Legislative Session. TSLAC Wants Your Electronic Records.

Average Organization Faced 8 DDoS Attacks a Day in Q3 2017

eSecurity Planet

That's a 35 percent increase over the previous quarter

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Best of TAB 2017 part 2: the top blog posts

TAB OnRecord

In this installment, we share the top three blog posts of 2017: how to save money with RIM, corporate moves, and document imaging for financial institutions. [.] The post Best of TAB 2017 part 2: the top blog posts appeared first on TAB Records Management Blog | TAB OnRecord. It is time for part two of our series on the top RIM resources of the past year, including your favorite case studies, white papers, blog posts and guides.

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5 reasons Analytics University is the analytics event of 2017

IBM Big Data Hub

IBM Analytics is coming to Berlin and New Orleans this October. Here are five traits that make the conference unique. Can't make it? Join the Facebook livestream on October 10 or watch the replay to hear the opening session keynotes from Joel Shapiro and Marc Altshuller

Google Patches Android for 47 Vulnerabilities in Final Update for 2017

eSecurity Planet

Google end 2017 the same way it began the year, by patching media framework flaws

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2017 Data Breach Stats — By The Industry

Rippleshot

With just over a week left in 2017, the year has already set another record number of data breaches — far surpassing 2016’s figures. The latest data from the ITRC shows that, as of December 20, there have been a total of 1293 breaches, with a total number of records exposed reaching 174,253,442. To put that into context, in all of 2016 there were 1,093 breaches. That figure was a 40 percent hike over the 780 reported breaches in 2015

Almost a Third of All U.S. Businesses Were Breached in 2017

eSecurity Planet

And almost half of those breaches were caused by a third-party vendor or contractor

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Best of TAB 2017 part 1: the top case studies

TAB OnRecord

The post Best of TAB 2017 part 1: the top case studies appeared first on TAB Records Management Blog | TAB OnRecord. In a four-part series, we will be revealing the top RIM resources of the past year, as voted by your colleagues in records and information management. Over the next four days we will share the top white papers, case studies, RIM guides and blog posts. In this first part, we are pleased to share the [.] Read More.

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Recapping the IBM Chief Data Officer Strategy Summit Fall 2017

IBM Big Data Hub

See what you missed at the IBM Chief Data Officer Strategy Summit Fall 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts with a collection that includes a full social recap, videos, quotes and more

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Reader favorites September 2017: Our most popular RIM resources

TAB OnRecord

The post Reader favorites September 2017: Our most popular RIM resources appeared first on TAB Records Management Blog | TAB OnRecord. The most popular RIM resources this month will help your efforts to go digital. Our buyer's guide helps you choose the best RIM software to capture and store your digital images. To help you plan the project, we have two helpful resources. The first is a comprehensive document imaging planning guide; the second is a… Read More.

Reader favorites November 2017: Our most popular RIM resources

TAB OnRecord

The post Reader favorites November 2017: Our most popular RIM resources appeared first on TAB Records Management Blog | TAB OnRecord. This month's roundup of popular resources covers document imaging, RIM outsourcing, and shared drive management. Guide: A best practice template for your imaging project This planning template provides a framework to help you create your own document imaging plan.

Reader favorites December 2017: Our most popular RIM resources

TAB OnRecord

The post Reader favorites December 2017: Our most popular RIM resources appeared first on TAB Records Management Blog | TAB OnRecord. The most popular RIM resources this month cover document imaging, metadata and RIM ROI. Why, what and how: three questions to answer before embarking on a document imaging project This guide was prepared to help representatives from lines of business, operations, IT and records management in the early planning stages of a document imaging project. [.]

Reader favorites October 2017: Our most popular RIM resources

TAB OnRecord

The post Reader favorites October 2017: Our most popular RIM resources appeared first on TAB Records Management Blog | TAB OnRecord. The most popular RIM resources this month cover several hot records management topics. Our free guide provides tips to save money with your records management program. Our popular white paper on records retention is a handy reference for every RIM professional designing a records management program.

Briefing paper to Peers in advance of the Committee Stage of the Data Protection Bill in the House of Lords [30 October 2017]

Data Protector

Your Lordships This bill has been eagerly awaited by data protection professionals, whose careers depend on its successful passage. Please don’t worry too much that the bill is so very hard to understand. It's the Government’s way of ensuring that a select band of privacy professionals will be offered very significant salaries to decipher its contents and recommend ways of complying with the key provisions.

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Post-Breach Carnage: Worst Ways The Axe Fell in 2017

Dark Reading

Executive firings, stock drops, and class action settlements galore, this year was a study in real-world repercussions for cybersecurity lapses

e-Records 2017: “Teacher Retirement System of Texas: The Information Governance Journey”

The Texas Record

This is the seventh post of a multi-part recap of the 2017 e-Records Conference. Presentation materials from the conference are available on the e-Records 2017 website. Training Conferences electronic records Email eRecords eRecords 2017 Information Governance RetentionInformation Governance: Take Control and Succeed. The Public Information Act and Updates from 85th Legislative Session. TSLAC Wants Your Electronic Records.

The Weekly Independent: August 28, 2017

eSecurity Planet

This is the August 28, 2017 edition News and notes for independent professionals and their clients.

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e-Records 2017: “Big Data vs. Information Security: Bringing Peace to Conflict”

The Texas Record

This is the sixth post of a multi-part recap of the 2017 e-Records Conference. Presentation materials from the conference are available on the e-Records 2017 website. News Cloud Conferences Digital Preservation Disaster Preparedness Disaster Recovery eRecords 2017 Information Governance Local Governments State AgenciesInformation Governance: Take Control and Succeed. The Public Information Act and Updates from 85th Legislative Session. TSLAC Wants Your Electronic Records.

Data Breach Today - Untitled Article

Data Breach Today

By the end of 2017, marketers are utilizing features like Live Chats, Social Media, Emails, LinkedIn personal messages and other ways to create better communication channels for the users. Learn about few of best growth hacks of passing year 2017 by @becca_matias [link] #GrowthHacks #B2BLeadGen #LeadGeneration #CompetitionInTheMarket #MapYourGrowth. Only B2B (@Onlyb2b) December 29, 2017. 18 Best 2018 B2B Lead Generation Strategies For Marketers.

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Black Hat 2017: Inside the NOC

Pwnie Express

With the thump of techno all around us and traces of network traffic on giant screens providing the only light, the Pwnie Express team spent the tail end of July in the Black Hat Network Operations Center (NOC). Before continuing to read this post, put your headphones on and blast The Prodigy's Voodoo People with your lights off and you'll start to feel the vibe.

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DDoS Attacks Increasingly Blended Multiple Attack Vectors in Q3 2017

eSecurity Planet

The overall number of attacks rose by 15.6 percent over the previous quarter

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79 Percent of Companies Faced Severe Cyber Attacks in Q3 2017

eSecurity Planet

The quarter saw an average of 153 attacks per firm

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Annual Report to Congress on Breaches of Unsecured Protected Health Information

Data Breach Today

The Department of Health and Human Services' Office for Civil Rights provided a report to Congress on health information breaches from September 2009 through 2010, as required under the HITECH Act. Nearly 7.9 million Americans were affected by almost 30,800 health information breaches, according to the report

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Insights from Informatica World 2017

Perficient Data & Analytics

It was clear from Informatica World 2017 that Data 3.0 As mentioned last week, Perficient was a proud sponsor of this year’s Informatica World conference. We met with many Informatica customers and companies evaluating the suite of products. The event was also a great opportunity to hear from other thought leaders in the areas of Big Data, MDM, and cloud. is the future of data (probably the next 3 years). A quick recap of the advances in technology leading up to Data 3.0:

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