IAM's Role in the Pharmaceutical Sector

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Sandy Dalal of Allergan on Achieving Security Stability Mergers and acquisitions, along with cloud adoption, are rapidly changing the pharmaceutical industry. Sandy Dalal of Allergan talks about how identity and access management, along with zero trust, are bringing security stability

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Maintaining Regulatory-Compliant Cloud Solutions

Perficient Data & Analytics

The benefits of cloud hosting – including Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) – are very clear: less upfront capital, faster implementations, scalability and elasticity, and no need for individual companies to maintain physical space, hardware, and/or technical staff for support. The benefits of the cloud are so compelling that it is simply not practical to avoid it altogether.

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How To Qualify Cloud Vendors

Perficient Data & Analytics

We recently completed a 21 CFR Part 11 gap analysis engagement for a client that was largely using SaaS applications, but had no cloud vendor qualification process in place. They had just been allowing each business unit to select the applications that met its user requirements, accept whatever validation documentation the cloud vendor supplied (if any), and trust that the cloud vendor had been thorough and compliant. Security, privacy, and confidentiality of customer data.

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Key Takeaways About Compliant IT Systems In The Cloud

Perficient Data & Analytics

This is the final post in our series on maintaining regulatory-compliant IT systems in the cloud. This reality, however, should not deter you from adopting cloud-hosted systems, as their benefits are undeniable. To make the most of the cloud, while maintaining regulatory compliance, you need a robust cloud vendor qualification procedure and a regulatory expert involved in your contract negotiations. Key topics include: Physical security.

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The Cloud Trust Paradox: Keeping Control of Data & Encryption Keys in the Cloud

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

The Cloud Trust Paradox: Keeping Control of Data & Encryption Keys in the Cloud. Trust is a much-debated topic in cloud security. It is as important as privacy, security and compliance. The necessity of keeping encryption keys off the cloud. Cloud security.

How does GDPR impact digital preservation solutions in the Cloud?


If approached positively it provides an opportunity for long-term improvements in your records management, digital preservation and operations in the cloud. First of all, the cloud. But what if your chosen processor uses another processor whose service is in the cloud and does that make it harder for you to comply? This question is very important to us, as it is how we offer Preservica Cloud Edition.

Enterprise Architect: A Role That Keeps Evolving


One team member might specialize in security, for example, and another in applications. These architects specialize in integrating the various cloud and on-premise systems that are now common in the hybrid/multi-cloud infrastructures powering the modern enterprise. Enterprise architect is a common job title within IT organizations at large companies, but the term lacks any standard definition.

Google warned users of 33,015 nation-state attacks since January

Security Affairs

During the last summer, Google observed threat actors from China, Russia, and Iran targeting pharmaceutical companies and researchers involved in the development of a vaccine. . This week, the Google Cloud team revealed that in September 2017 it has mitigated DDoS attack that reached 2.54

Reltio Advances in Gartner Magic Quadrant for MDM Solutions


Reltio Connected Data Platform is the only cloud-native, multi-tenant, multi-domain MDM software as a service ( SaaS ) platform on the market. Gartner points to Reltio’s “market momentum,” “real-time B2B and B2C,” and a “mature cloud offering” as Strengths. Cloud Matters.

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China-linked APT10 leverages ZeroLogon exploits in recent attacks

Security Affairs

Targeted sectors include: Automotive Clothing Conglomerates Electronics Engineering General Trading Company Government Industrial Products Managed Service Providers Manufacturing Pharmaceutical Professional Services.

STEPS FORWARD: Math geniuses strive to make a pivotal advance — by obfuscating software code

The Last Watchdog

Our top math geniuses point to iO as a cornerstone needed to unleash the full potential of artificially intelligent (AI) programs running across highly complex and dynamic cloud platforms, soon to be powered by quantum computers. Simply put, iO must be achieved in order to preserve privacy and security while tapping into the next generation of IT infrastructure. This, in fact, is the core security challenge companies face defending their business networks.

MY TAKE: Why ‘basic research’ is so vital to bringing digital transformation to full fruition

The Last Watchdog

Ongoing basic research in advanced cryptography concepts is pivotal to putting the brakes on widening cyber risks and ultimately arriving at a level of privacy and security that makes sense. Biomedical engineer Dr. Joe Alexander, the former medical director at pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, grabbed a distinguished scientist post, as well. Acohido is dedicated to fostering public awareness about how to make the Internet as private and secure as it ought to be. (LW

Interpol warns that crooks are increasingly targeting hospitals

Security Affairs

According to experts from Group-IB, Russian-speaking threat actors targeted at least two companies in Western Europe in the pharmaceutical and manufacturing industries. The post Interpol warns that crooks are increasingly targeting hospitals appeared first on Security Affairs.

NEW TECH: How Semperis came to close a huge gap in Active Directory disaster preparedness

The Last Watchdog

Semperis is a security company, launched in 2014, that is entirely focused on AD – or, to put it more precisely, on delivering state-of-art AD cyber resilience, threat mitigation and rapid recovery from cyber breaches. pharmaceutical giant Merck; the crippling of its AD tool resulted in suffering drug shortages and losing hundreds of millions of dollars ( latest estimation is 870 million ).

BEST PRACTICES: Rising complexities of provisioning identities has pushed ‘IGA’ to the fore

The Last Watchdog

Its customer base is comprised of eight of the top 15 banks, four of the top six healthcare insurance and managed care providers, nine of the top 15 property and casualty insurance providers, five of the top 13 pharmaceutical companies, and 11 of the largest 15 federal agencies. Companies today routinely use a combination of on-premise and cloud-supplied infrastructure. The key security lesson is that an identity gets assigned to each and every RPA, creating fresh attack vectors.

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in November 2020 – 586 million records breached

IT Governance

We recorded 103 cyber security incidents in November, which accounted for 586,771,602 leaked records. million) Phil i ppines COVID-19 track and trace app leaks citizens’ data (unknown) Contractor mistakenly removed data from Hong Kong’s Queen Mary Hospital (442) Cloud Clusters Inc.

US DoJ indicts Chinese hackers over state-sponsored cyber espionage

Security Affairs

“Zhu and Zhang were members of a hacking group operating in China known within the cyber security community as Advanced Persistent Threat 10 (the APT10 Group).” The group has been active at least since 2009, in April 2017 experts from PwC UK and BAE Systems uncovered a widespread hacking campaign, tracked as Operation Cloud Hopper , targeting managed service providers (MSPs) in multiple countries worldwide.

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in August 2020 – 36.6 million records breached

IT Governance

There were a massive 99 data breaches and cyber attacks in August, making it the third-biggest monthly total of the year by number of security incidents.

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in May 2021 – 116 million records breached

IT Governance

If you find yourself facing a cyber security disaster, IT Governance is here to help. For the second month in a row, ransomware has dominated our list of data breaches and cyber attacks.

European Commission proposes reinforcement of EU Cybersecurity rules

DLA Piper Privacy Matters

On 16 December 2020, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a Directive on measures for a high common level of cybersecurity across the Union (“NIS II Directive”) that revises the current Directive on Security of Network and Information Systems (“NIS Directive”).

Master Data Migration: Moving From Legacy MDM to Innovative MDM


We disrupted the master data management (MDM) software market when we launched the first cloud-native MDM software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform. Jakki : Many outdated MDM vendors are hosting their on-premises MDM in a 3rd party hosted environment and calling it cloud MDM.

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The Applications of Blockchain in Data Management


Along with cloud computing, artificial intelligence (AI), and robotic process automation (RPA), blockchain is transforming business operations and challenging traditional methods the world over. This means it is completely secure, and it cannot be changed. Data Security.

Welcome, Chris Hylen! Reltio’s New CEO.


Second, enterprise companies started accelerating their adoption of cloud technologies and SaaS delivery models for software. . It will be a full-time role with functional responsibility for all of our product technology across engineering, product management and security. .

Data on Tap for all Your Data Woes


“But didn’t your pharmaceutical company initiated digital transformation recently?” And guess what, your IT staff will be happy with tracking data access and consumption, not to mention the security certifications like HITRUST and GDPR. Read Article: DaaS - Simplifying Data Acquisition & Augmentation Request a Demo of Reltio DaaS The post Data on Tap for all Your Data Woes appeared first on Reltio Cloud.

Connected consumer data: Meaningful outcomes for our health and wealth


increasing level of security scrutiny and privacy regulations. make healthcare providers and pharmaceuticals accountable for care and treatment they offer. The experience economy.