How AI is Transforming Data Governance in Today’s World

Security Affairs

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.

Augmented data management: Data fabric versus data mesh

IBM Big Data Hub

Data fabric and data mesh are emerging data management concepts that are meant to address the organizational change and complexities of understanding, governing and working with enterprise data in a hybrid multicloud ecosystem. What’s a data fabric?

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DEA Investigating Breach of Law Enforcement Data Portal

Krebs on Security

According to this page at the Justice Department website, LEIA “provides federated search capabilities for both EPIC and external database repositories,” including data classified as “law enforcement sensitive” and “mission sensitive” to the DEA. The U.S.

Coca-Cola Investigating Data Breach Claim

Data Breach Today

Stormous Ransomware Group Says It Exfiltrated 161GB of Critical Data Ransomware group Stormous, in a Telegram post on Monday, said that it has breached and exfiltrated 161GB worth of critical data from beverage manufacturing giant Coca-Cola.

How Preparation and Strategy Can Be Used to Fight and Defeat Any Ransomware Attack

Speaker: Karl Camilleri, Cloud Services Product Manager at phoenixNAP

Through a detailed analysis of major attacks and their consequences, Karl Camilleri, Cloud Services Product Manager at phoenixNAP, will discuss the state of ransomware and future predictions, as well as provide best practices for attack prevention and recovery.

EU Grants Europol Supervised Data Processing Powers

Data Breach Today

Use of these powers will be overseen by the European Data Protection Supervisor and the Fundamental Rights Officer

Data Analytics: 3 Critical Questions

Data Breach Today

EY's Maryam Hussain on Launching a Successful Project Launching a successful data analytics project requires asking three critical questions, says Maryam Hussain, partner, forensic and integrity services at Ernst & Young in the U.K.

US Passes Law Requiring Better Cybercrime Data Collection

Data Breach Today

DOJ, FBI Tasked With Compiling Detailed Stats, Developing Taxonomy to Sort Data U.S. President Joe Biden on Thursday signed into the law the Better Cybercrime Metrics Act, which aims to improve data collection on cybercrimes.

Breached Data Indexer ‘Data Viper’ Hacked

Krebs on Security

Data Viper , a security startup that provides access to some 15 billion usernames, passwords and other information exposed in more than 8,000 website breaches, has itself been hacked and its user database posted online. An online post by the attackers who broke into Data Viper.

Report: Unsecured AWS Bucket Leaked Cancer Website User Data

Data Breach Today

Researchers Say Nonprofit's Data Exposure Affects Tens of Thousands Researchers say an unsecured cloud storage bucket belonging to a nonprofit cancer organization has exposed to the internet sensitive images and related data of tens of thousands of individuals.

Gartner Report - Introducing DataOps Into Your Data Management Discipline

Data teams are increasingly under pressure to deliver data to support a range of consumers and use cases. DataOps techniques can address the data delivery challenges through a more agile and collaborative approach to building and managing data pipelines.

Connecticut Becomes 5th US State to Get Data Privacy Law

Data Breach Today

state to get a comprehensive data privacy and online monitoring law, as Senate Bill No. Rules Similar to Privacy Laws Passed in California, Colorado, Virginia and Utah Connecticut has just become the fifth U.S.

Anonymous Leaks Epik Data - Again

Data Breach Today

Part 2 of 'Operation Epik Fail' Leaks 300GB of Data, Researcher Says Hacktivist collective Anonymous has, for the second time this month, leaked data belonging to Washington-based domain name registrar and web hosting service Epik.

Solving the Data Vulnerability Problem

Data Breach Today

Janine Darling of Stash Secure Data on Filling Gaps in Current Solutions 5G technology is only one of the current manifestations that reminds us: Globally, are sensitive data is beyond vulnerable.

AvosLocker Claims Data Theft From Another Healthcare Entity

Data Breach Today

Ransomware Group Leaks Alleged Sample of Stolen Cancer Patient Info In its most recent assault against a healthcare entity, ransomware-as-a-service operator AvosLocker claims to be behind an attack allegedly involving data theft from Texas-based CHRISTUS Health, which operates hundreds of healthcare facilities in the U.S., Mexico and South America.

The Unexpected Cost of Data Copies

This paper will discuss why organizations frequently end up with multiple data copies and how a secure "no-copy" data strategy enabled by the Dremio data lake service can help reduce complexity, boost efficiency, and dramatically reduce costs.

Elevate AI Development by Applying MLOps Principles

DXC

Creating new services that learn from data and can scale across the enterprise involves three domains: software development, machine learning (ML) and, of course, data. Analytics AI artificial intelligence Data Science machine-learning MLOps

Data Breaches Tied to Ransomware: Look Harder

Data Breach Today

Australia Regulator Says Such Breaches Are Likely Underreported Australia's data regulator says organizations hit by ransomware may be underreporting data breaches because they haven't thoroughly figured out if data was taken.

Hackers Gaining Power of Subpoena Via Fake “Emergency Data Requests”

Krebs on Security

There is a terrifying and highly effective “method” that criminal hackers are now using to harvest sensitive customer data from Internet service providers, phone companies and social media firms.

Saudi Aramco Says Supplier Leaked Company Data

Data Breach Today

Cybercriminals Reportedly Demanding $50 Million Payment From Oil Giant Saudi Aramco, one of the world's largest oil and natural gas firms, has confirmed that company data was leaked after one of its suppliers was breached.

12 Considerations When Evaluating Data Lake Engine Vendors for Analytics and BI

Businesses today compete on their ability to turn big data into essential business insights. Modern enterprises leverage cloud data lakes as the platform used to store data. 57% of the enterprises currently using a data lake cite improved business agility as a benefit.

Latest Attacks Target Entities Handling Sensitive Data

Data Breach Today

Community Health Center, Social Services Agency Among Recent Victims Recent incidents affecting the sensitive information of tens of thousands of individuals underscore the ongoing threats and risks facing organizations that handle health and other delicate personal information, including a community health center and a social services agency.

Unsecured Database Exposed Data on Millions

Data Breach Today

vpnMentor: Server Belonging to OneMoreLead Is Now Secured Researchers at vpnMentor say that B2B marketing company OneMoreLead exposed the data of up to 126 million Americans on a misconfigured Elasticsearch server

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26M Passwords Exposed in Botnet Data Leak

Data Breach Today

Data Includes 1.5M terabyte batch of data found by NordLocker, a security company. It's workaday botnet data but highlights a hostile malware landscape, particularly for people still inclined to download pirated software

Accenture: Ransomware Attack Breached Proprietary Data

Data Breach Today

Consultancy Discloses Data Leak Tied to Attack For Which LockBit 2.0 ransomware operation has taken credit for the attack and dumping data

Ultimate Guide to the Cloud Data Lake Engine

This guide describes how to evaluate cloud data lake engine offerings based on their ability to deliver on their promise of improving performance, data accessibility, and operational efficiency as compared with earlier methods of querying the data lake.

2 State Cybersecurity, Data Privacy Laws Enacted

Data Breach Today

Connecticut Law Provides Security Incentives; Colorado Measure Addresses Consumers' Privacy Two states have recently taken steps to bolster cybersecurity and data privacy protections. And a new data privacy law in Colorado allows individuals to opt out of data collection

Report: Missouri Governor’s Office Responsible for Teacher Data Leak

Krebs on Security

But Missouri prosecutors now say they will not pursue charges following revelations that the data had been exposed since 2011 — two years after responsibility for securing the state’s IT systems was centralized within Parson’s own Office of Administration.

Analysis: The Latest Data Breach Trends

Data Breach Today

The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report features an analysis of data breach trends. Also featured: yet another Microsoft Exchange vulnerability and misconceptions about cybercrime groups

T-Mobile USA Investigates Possible Data Breach

Data Breach Today

Group Claims GGSN Misconfiguration Led to 100 Million User Accounts T-Mobile USA says it is investigating a claim that as many as 100 million accounts may have been compromised in a data breach.

ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

Air India: Data Processor Breach Affected Millions

Data Breach Today

Passport, Credit Card Information Exposed Air India says millions of its customers were affected by a February data breach at SITA, a third-party data processing service based in Switzerland that serves many airlines

US, EU Agree to a New Data-Sharing Framework

Data Breach Today

and the European Commission announced they have agreed in principle to a new Trans-Atlantic Data Privacy Framework. Officials say it will foster cross-border data flows and address concerns raised by the EU Court of Justice in 2020

Telehealth: Safeguarding Patient Data

Data Breach Today

New Guidance Spells Out Security Precautions Given the surge in the use of telehealth during the COVID-19 pandemic - and expectations for continued growth - the Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council has unveiled guidance on safeguarding patient data during remote care encounters

Misconfigured Microsoft Power Apps Spill Sensitive Data

Data Breach Today

Microsoft has now changed default settings for Power Apps to prevent inadvertent data exposures

Data Value Scorecard Report

This report examines the quantitative research of data leaders on data value and return on investment.

Ransomware + Exfiltration + Leaks = Data Breach

Data Breach Today

Data-Leaking Extortionists' Revised Playbook Goes Way Beyond Ransomware Ransomware-wielding attackers continue to pummel organizations.

Neiman Marcus Says 4.6M Affected by Data Breach

Data Breach Today

Exposed Data Includes Login Credentials, Security Questions Neiman Marcus Group says it is notifying 4.6 million of its online customers who are affected by a data breach that occurred in May 2020.

PCI SSC Releases Data Security Standard Version 4.0

Data Breach Today

Active Until March 31, 2024, Then Retired Over 1-Year Period The PCI Security Standards Council on Thursday released the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard version 4.0. DSS v3.2.1

How a data fabric overcomes data sprawls to reduce time to insights

IBM Big Data Hub

Data agility, the ability to store and access your data from wherever makes the most sense, has become a priority for enterprises in an increasingly distributed and complex environment. That’s where the data fabric comes in. Data fabric in action: Retail supply chain example.

TCO Considerations of Using a Cloud Data Warehouse for BI and Analytics

Enterprises poured $73 billion into data management software in 2020 – but are seeing very little return on their data investments. 22% of data leaders surveyed have fully realized ROI in the past two years, with 56% having no consistent way of measuring it.