How AI is Transforming Data Governance in Today’s World

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How AI is Transforming Data Governance? Consumers are becoming more aware of their rights, making data governance more relevant across organizations. Data governance is a set of standards, metrics, and processes that allow organizations to responsibly use consumer data.

The Evolution of Cloud Governance

Data Breach Today

Expanse CTO Matt Kraning on Meeting New Demands for Cloud Security The good news is: Organizations are embracing the cloud, and that's a boon to velocity and digital transformation. The bad news: Visibility and governance take a huge hit.

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Doing Cloud Migration and Data Governance Right the First Time

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More and more companies are looking at cloud migration. So if you’re going to move from your data from on-premise legacy data stores and warehouse systems to the cloud, you should do it right the first time. Automated Cloud Migration. Why You Need Cloud Data Governance.

Cloud misconfiguration, a major risk for cloud security

Security Affairs

Misconfigured cloud-based databases continue to cause data breaches, millions of database servers are currently exposed across cloud providers. Cloud misconfiguration remains the top cause of data breaches in the cloud, and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is is exacerbating the situation.

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The Next-Generation Cloud Data Lake: An Open, No-Copy Data Architecture

A next-gen cloud data lake architecture has emerged that brings together the best attributes of the data warehouse and the data lake. This new open data architecture is built to maximize data access with minimal data movement and no data copies.

The Misaligned Incentives for Cloud Security

Schneier on Security

Russia’s Sunburst cyberespionage campaign , discovered late last year, impacted more than 100 large companies and US federal agencies, including the Treasury, Energy, Justice, and Homeland Security departments. Cloud weaknesses were also critical in a 2019 breach at Capital One.

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Cloud Migration and the Importance of Data Governance

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Tackling data-related challenges to keep cloud migration projects on track and optimized. The cloud has many operational and competitive advantages, so cloud-first and other cloud transformation initiatives continue to be among the top data projects organizations are pursuing.

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Cloud Attacks Are Bypassing MFA, Feds Warn

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CISA has issued an alert warning that cloud services at U.S. Cloud Security Government Vulnerabilities Web Securityorganizations are being actively and successfully targeted.

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Security and governance payback with Cloud Pak for Data

IBM Big Data Hub

In today’s digital world, there is a guiding principle when it comes to enterprise information management – data privacy. Every regulation builds around it and CIOs consider it a common-sense business practice that is built into the fiber of their IT systems.

Data Governance Makes Data Security Less Scary

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The Regulatory Rationale for Integrating Data Management & Data Governance. Now, as Cybersecurity Awareness Month comes to a close – and ghosts and goblins roam the streets – we thought it a good time to resurrect some guidance on how data governance can make data security less scary. It’s easier to protect sensitive data when you know what it is, where it’s stored and how it needs to be governed. Happy Halloween! Do you know where your data is? What data you have?

Pentagon Releases Cloud Strategy for Operations Outside U.S. via NextGov

IG Guru

The post Pentagon Releases Cloud Strategy for Operations Outside U.S. Cloud IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Risk News Storage NextGov Pentagon StrategyCheck out the article here.

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Own Your Cloud Security

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

Secure. theme will help to encourage personal accountability and proactive behavior in digital privacy, security best practices, common cyber threats and cybersecurity careers. As part of their digital transformation process, more and more businesses are moving to the cloud. Many companies think that by moving your data to the cloud, the service provider will be responsible for the security of your data. Let us examine the typical cloud provider model.

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NSA warns of cloud attacks on authentication mechanisms

Security Affairs

The US National Security Agency (NSA) warns of two techniques abused by threat actors for escalating attacks from local networks to cloud infrastructure. Using the private keys, the actors then forge trusted authentication tokens to access cloud resources.”

Cloud Security Alliance, ISACA Announce Strategic Partnership to Reinvent Cloud Auditing and Assurance via ISACA Press Release

IG Guru

Organizations to collaborate on joint venture to bring the Certificate of Cloud Auditing Knowledge (CCAK) to the market via ISACA. The post Cloud Security Alliance, ISACA Announce Strategic Partnership to Reinvent Cloud Auditing and Assurance via ISACA Press Release appeared first on IG GURU.

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Announcing OpenText Content Cloud

OpenText Information Management

The explosion of remote work has created new obstacles for securely and intuitively managing, distributing, and using information across all enterprises. The OpenText™ Content Cloud is a key … The post Announcing OpenText Content Cloud appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

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How Data Governance Protects Sensitive Data

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With more companies increasingly migrating their data to the cloud to ensure availability and scalability, the risks associated with data management and protection also are growing. Data Security Starts with Data Governance. Organizations are managing more data than ever.

Breach at Cloud Solution Provider PCM Inc.

Krebs on Security

based cloud solution provider, allowed hackers to access email and file sharing systems for some of the company’s clients, KrebsOnSecurity has learned. based PCM [ NASDAQ:PCMI ] is a provider of technology products, services and solutions to businesses as well as state and federal governments. Data Breaches Cloud Hopper gift card fraud Insight Enterprises microsoft Office365 PCM Inc. A digital intrusion at PCM Inc. , a major U.S.-based

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Government VPN Servers Targeted in Zero-Day Attack

Threatpost

The attacks are being carried out against Chinese government interests worldwide, according to Qihoo 360.

CISA warns of recent successful cyberattacks against cloud service accounts

Security Affairs

The US CISA revealed that several recent successful cyberattacks against various organizations’ cloud services. . The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) announced that several recent successful cyberattacks hit various organizations’ cloud services.

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Cloud Provides a Secure Central Data Hub in Healthcare

Perficient Data & Analytics

Previously , I introduced the cloud’s ability to modernize healthcare data and analytics. This blog outlines cloud as a secure and central data hub. This is one of the major concerns for many healthcare organizations on a cloud journey.

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The impact of cloud migration strategies on security and governance

Information Management Resources

Public cloud migrations come in different shapes and sizes, and each of these has different technical and governance implications. Cloud computing Cyber security Data governance

Migrating Workloads to the Cloud with IBM Cloud Paks

Perficient Data & Analytics

This is the first in our series on IBM Cloud Paks. According to a study by McKinsey & Company , IT teams are migrating the simplest workloads to the cloud, but about 80% of workloads are still on-premises. IBM Cloud Pak features. Five types of IBM Cloud Paks.

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Building Multilayered Security for Modern Threats

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Justin Jett, director of audit and compliance for Plixer, discusses the elements of a successful advanced security posture. Cloud Security Government Hacks InfoSec Insider Malware Vulnerabilities Web Security

Governance in Healthcare: Growing Adoption of the Cloud

Perficient Data & Analytics

The cloud is here to stay. The benefits and value of cloud applications and storage cannot be ignored. That said, this existence of information, content, and knowledge beyond an organization’s traditional on-premises data stores presents special challenges to the governance program. Ensuring privacy, confidentiality, availability, integrity, and security of data, content, and knowledge becomes more difficult.

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FBI: Cybercriminals Eyeing Broadcast Disruption at Tokyo Olympics

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Breach Cloud Security Government Hacks Web SecurityExpected cyberattacks on Tokyo Olympics likely include attempts to hijack video feeds, the Feds warn.

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#5Thoughts – Cloud Information Governance

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Whether we like it or not, we’re storing more and more content in the cloud, and that content needs to be governed. Here are some things that I think about and talk about with clients when they are getting started with Information Governance (reg req’d): To paraphrase Ann Cavoukian [1] – You can outsource your data but you can’t outsource responsibility. Content in the cloud is likely more secure than content in your data center.

Canadian Government Expedites Benefit Applications with Cloud-Based Document Capture

Document Imaging Report

INfuse Smart Connected Scanning Solution from Kodak Alaris helps government agencies more efficiently deliver citizen services. The government agency operates multiple divisions and remote office locations.

Forrester names Collibra a leader among data governance solutions

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Collibra provides a data governance foundation that ensures trust and access of data for every use, every user, and across every source. We believe this is why Collibra was named a leader in The Forrester Wave : Data Governance Solutions.

Norway blames China-linked APT31 for 2018 government hack

Security Affairs

Norway police secret service states said that China-linked APT31 group was behind the 2018 cyberattack on the government’s IT network. The investigation has not revealed any circumstances that indicate that the actor gained access to security-graded information at the relevant offices.”.

Cybersecurity for Information Governance Professionals via Eleven Fifty Academy

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Most companies ignore the importance of information governance in ensuring good cybersecurity. Advancing technology, such as cloud computing, increasing compliance mandates, and increasing amounts of data to be secured have made it essential to improve your cybersecurity strategies.

Business Process Can Make or Break Data Governance

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Data governance isn’t a one-off project with a defined endpoint. Data governance, today, comes back to the ability to understand critical enterprise data within a business context, track its physical existence and lineage, and maximize its value while ensuring quality and security. Historically, little attention has focused on what can literally make or break any data governance initiative — turning it from a launchpad for competitive advantage to a recipe for disaster.

Cloud Danger

IG Guru

February 25, 2019 There is much talk, hype, promise and motion around companies moving into the cloud. The post Cloud Danger appeared first on IG GURU. Cloud Disaster Recovery IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Google G Suite Microsoft PaaS Privacy Security

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Master Data Governance: Comprehensive Guide

Reltio

That’s called master data governance. . What is master data governance? Master data governance creates a system of rules and the policies and procedures enforcing them to ensure data quality and consistency. . Why is master data governance important? .

NEW TECH: Baffin Bay Networks takes a ‘cloud-first’ approach to securing web applications

The Last Watchdog

That experiment conducted by a reporter for The Atlantic crystalizes the seemingly intractable security challenge businesses face today. We met at Black Hat USA 2019 , where Baffin Bay touted its cloud-first, full-stack suite of threat protection services. million and grown to 42 employees, winning customers in leading media firms, financial services companies and government agencies in the Nordics. “We’ve

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Cloud Computing - Benefits, Approaches, and Considerations

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Cloud computing is an expanding technology that is leading the digital transformation of businesses in various sectors. The strategies that organizations take in their cloud journey can give them a competitive advantage and lead to rapid growth. The Current Use of Cloud. Cloud

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Cloud Data Security: Who Should Hold the Keys?

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

Nearly half (48%) of all corporate data is stored in the cloud according to the 2019 Thales Global Cloud Security Study conducted by the Ponemon Institute. The question becomes “Who is responsible for cloud security, the cloud provider or organizations consuming cloud services?”

Verizon Data Breach Report: Espionage, C-Suite and Cloud Attacks on the Rise

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Cloud misconfigurations, business email compromise (BEC) and intellectual property theft are all up in the Verizon DBIR 2019 from last year. Breach Cloud Security Government Hacks Malware Privacy Web Security 2019 attacker motivations BEC Business Email Compromise Cloud misconfiguration cloud storage data breach incident report dbir espionage Healthcare ransomware Verizon

Build a Cloud-First Content Management Strategy in Three Simple Steps

AIIM

Global research and advisory firm, Gartner, predicts that by 2024 more than 45% of IT spending will shift from legacy on-premises solutions to the cloud. Cloud infrastructure spending is expected to jump from $63 billion in 2020 to $81 billion by 2022. Cloud

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Fujitsu SaaS Hack Sends Govt. of Japan Scrambling

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Tech giant disables ProjectWEB cloud-based collaboration platform after threat actors gained access and nabbed files belonging to several state entities. Breach Cloud Security Government

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Cloud Provides Efficient Access to Healthcare Data

Perficient Data & Analytics

My last blog outlines cloud as a secure and central hub for all of your data. My next blog in this series examines how cloud provides efficient access to your healthcare data.

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