Black Hat Europe: Hackers Need to Educate Policymakers

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Also, UK Cyber Official Urges Businesses to Build a Safety-Focused 'Reporting Culture' Government leaders are increasingly calling on cybersecurity researchers to better inform policymakers and are urging businesses to pay more attention to their in-house security teams, according to presenters at this week's Black Hat Europe virtual conference.

2020 VITAL RECORDS CONTROL (VRC) SPONSORSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT via the ARMA International Educational Foundation

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Robert McLauchlinDec 10, 2020 Palmyra, NJ (December 10, 2020) – The Foundation (ARMA International Educational Foundation, AIEF) is pleased to announce Vital Records Control’s sponsorship of $3,500.

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NCSC warns of a surge in ransomware attacks on education institutions

Security Affairs

National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has issued an alert about a surge in ransomware attacks targeting education institutions. National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), has issued an alert about a surge in ransomware attacks against education institutions. The U.K.

Government surveying further education providers before Brexit

IT Governance

Among the uncertainty surrounding GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) compliance – particularly with Brexit complicating things – the UK government has been a reliable source for advice. The latest guidance from the government will assess the way further education providers are preparing for the UK’s departure from the EU, and it’s currently running a survey to get input from those looking for advice.

Data breaches grow across UK education sector

IT Governance

A recent freedom of information request by chartered accountants UHY Hacker Young reveals a worrying rise in reported data breaches across the UK education sector. The GDPR requires organisations to take reasonable steps to protect their data, but with competing priorities and limited budgets, this can be challenging for the education sector – which makes for a particularly attractive target, as institutions typically also hold large amounts of sensitive data.

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. Any company’s information governance should match the cybersecurity protocols implemented. by Angela S.

Introduction to Information Governance (IG) and Certification via Vital Records Control

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The post Introduction to Information Governance (IG) and Certification via Vital Records Control appeared first on IG GURU. Check out the article here by Andrew Ysasi at Vital Records Control.

Newcastle University becomes latest ransomware victim as education sector fails to heed warnings

IT Governance

This incident is the latest in a long line of cyber attacks on the education sector. It followed August’s ransomware attack on the education administrator Blackbaud , in which students’ phone numbers, donation history and events attendance were all compromised.

Why has there been increase in cyber risks for the education sector?

IT Governance

The coronavirus pandemic has arguably affected the education sector more than any other, with schools, colleges and universities around the globe having been forced to close their doors and deliver classes remotely. The post Why has there been increase in cyber risks for the education sector?

Sign up for the new education sector email updates

IT Governance

To support the wider education sector with data protection and cyber security, we are launching a sector specific email newsletter and blog series. To sign-up, send us ideas of what you would like us to cover or questions for us to answer, please leave complete this form and choose education as your sector. For additional updates, you can follow me on Twitter at @ClaireAshton as well as the general IT Governance account at @ITGovernance.

Zasio is Offering Two Free IG Education Sessions Sunday before ARMA InfoCon 2019

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These two free IG education sessions will take place in Nashville on Sunday afternoon before ARMA InfoCon 2019 and will be presented by industry experts Warren Bean, CRM and Soo Kang, IGP, CIPM, CIPP/E, CIPP/US. The post Zasio is Offering Two Free IG Education Sessions Sunday before ARMA InfoCon 2019 appeared first on IG GURU. Education IG News Information Governance information privacy Privacy Sponsored IG IQ PbD Soo Kang Warren Bean Z-Talks Zasio

Zasio is Offering Two Free IG Education Sessions Sunday before ARMA InfoCon 2019

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These two free IG education sessions will take place in Nashville on Sunday afternoon before ARMA InfoCon 2019 and will be presented by industry experts Warren Bean, CRM and Soo Kang, IGP, CIPM, CIPP/E, CIPP/US. The post Zasio is Offering Two Free IG Education Sessions Sunday before ARMA InfoCon 2019 appeared first on IG GURU. Business Education IG News Information Governance information privacy Sponsored IG IQ Infocon2019 PbD Privacy Privacy By Design Soo Kang Warren Bean Zasio

Panel: Information Governance For Government, Educational Institutions, & Non-Profits

Information Coalition

Panel: Information Governance For Government, Educational Institutions, & Non-Profits – Mara Hermano (Rhode Island School of Design – RISD), Mansur Hasib (University of Maryland University College (UMUC), Kevin Parker (NEOSTEK) & Joel Westphal (U.S.

Equifax compliance education

InfoGovNuggets

Who would have thought a software engineer needed insider trading education? Legal Requirements Governance Policy Protect assets Duty of Care Controls Internal controls Culture Compliance Oversight Access Duty Employees Compliance (General “Former Equifax Manager Is Charged,” The Wall Street Journal , June 29, 2018 B3. To respond to the huge privacy breach at Equifax last year, the company set up a website to help some of those affected.

Hacker education site – iR0nin – makes it easy for those interested in cyber security to get started

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The post Hacker education site – iR0nin – makes it easy for those interested in cyber security to get started appeared first on IG GURU. Education IG News Information Governance information security Security Cyber Security Hack 4 Kidz Hacking iR0nin White Hat HackingCheck out iRonin.com if you are interested to learn more about and keep up with cyber security. The about page says the following: “Let us be clear right at the beginning.

Panel: Information Governance For Government, Educational Institutions, & Non-Profits

Information Coalition

Panel: Information Governance For Government, Educational Institutions, & Non-Profits – Mara Hermano (Rhode Island School of Design – RISD), Mansur Hasib (University of Maryland University College (UMUC), Kevin Parker (NEOSTEK) & Joel Westphal (U.S. This sample is available to logged in Professional Members only. Become a Professional Member.

AIEF Press Release: Graduate Education Scholarships – Deadline March 18

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Palmyra, NJ (2/4/19): The ARMA International Educational Foundation (the Foundation)is excited to announce the availability of a funding opportunity for aspiring information management professionals currently enrolled in graduate-level education programs. The post AIEF Press Release: Graduate Education Scholarships – Deadline March 18 appeared first on IG GURU. AIEF IG News Information Governance Sponsored deadline Scholorship

How to implement data governance

Collibra

So your team has identified implementing data governance as a priority for the year. But what happens once you purchase a data governance platform? This article is meant to outline the vital steps for implementing data governance. Why a data governance roadmap is vital.

Webinar: Taming the Beast – A Case Study in Microsoft Teams Governance on December 15, 2020 12pm MST via ARMA Mile High Denver Chapter

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The post Webinar: Taming the Beast – A Case Study in Microsoft Teams Governance on December 15, 2020 12pm MST via ARMA Mile High Denver Chapter appeared first on IG GURU. ARMA Education Information Governance Records Management Webinar ARMA Mile High Denver Elizabeth Adkins GrantThornton Microsoft TeamsREGISTRATION LINK Microsoft Teams was introduced as a Slack competitor in 2017, and by April 2020 had surpassed 75 million daily active users.

Another Massive Russian Hack of US Government Networks

Schneier on Security

The press is reporting a massive hack of US government networks by sophisticated Russian hackers. The attack vector seems to be a malicious update in SolarWinds’ “Orion” IT monitoring platform, which is widely used in the US government ( and elsewhere ).

Free Webinar: Information Governance (IG) and Certifications: A Practical Overview

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The post Free Webinar: Information Governance (IG) and Certifications: A Practical Overview appeared first on IG GURU. ACEDS AIIM ARMA Business Compliance Education HIPAA IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Privacy Records Management Risk News Security Sponsored Webinar Audit Cybersecurity e-Discovery Free IGBOK Privacy Policy Social Engineering Vital Records YsasiRegister for this webinar here.

Popular Information Governance Frameworks and Models

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June 19, 2019 Don’t know where to begin with implementing a governance program? IG GURU has compiled a list of information and data governance frameworks and models one can use for their organization. List in no particular order… ARMA – IG Maturity Model National Association of Australia EDRM – Duke Law “Information Governance Reference Model” […]. The post Popular Information Governance Frameworks and Models appeared first on IG GURU.

Educating today’s information professionals to meet tomorrow’s challenges

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The post Educating today’s information professionals to meet tomorrow’s challenges appeared first on IG GURU. Archives ARMA ICRM IG GURU IG News Information Destruction Information Governance information security Record Retention Records Management Risk News Social Media Sponsored Google information privacy MARA Masters Pat Franks RIM SAA SJSU UniversityMaster of Archives and Records Administration (MARA) Celebrates its 10th Anniversary By Dr. Patricia C.

Free Webinar: Information Governance Skills for the 2020s via ARMA Dallas Chapter on Nov 10th at 11:45am Central

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The post Free Webinar: Information Governance Skills for the 2020s via ARMA Dallas Chapter on Nov 10th at 11:45am Central appeared first on IG GURU. ARMA Education Information Governance Webinar ARMA Dallas Vital Records Control YsasiRegistration closes Monday, November 9th at 3:00pm IG Skills for the 2020s We will explore some of the skills IG professionals need to have and where to get these skills.

Resumes for Information Governance Leaders by Admovio

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The post Resumes for Information Governance Leaders by Admovio appeared first on IG GURU. Education Information Governance Sponsored Admovio Careers CIO Magazine CIO Online IG Resumes Information Governance Resumes ResumesAdmovio has been putting together industry acknowledged resumes for IG and IT leaders since 2014.

What is data governance in healthcare?

Collibra

As a result, data governance in healthcare is non-negotiable. Data governance is about managing data and processes so data can be used as a consistent, secure and organized asset that meets policies and standards. Why is data governance important for a healthcare organization?

Free Webinar – Information Management & Governance: DEFENSIBLE DISPOSITION on 4/28 11AM PT from OCARMA

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The post Free Webinar – Information Management & Governance: DEFENSIBLE DISPOSITION on 4/28 11AM PT from OCARMA appeared first on IG GURU. ARMA Business Education IG News Information Destruction Information Governance Record Retention Records Management Risk News Webinar Cohasset Associates Defensible Disposition Disposition OCARMA Sedona Conference

ARMA launches Information Governance Implementation Model (IGIM) BETA Version

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The ARMA Information Governance Implementation Model (now available in BETA release) is a useful tool to connect the various stakeholders of information governance. From risk mitigation through to value generation, the ARMA Information Governance Implementation Model helps bring a common understanding and unified implementation series that bridges policy and technology through seven critical areas.

InfoGov World 2021 Show including Training and Job Fair Announced

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Business CIGO CIGOA Education ICRM IG News Information Governance Webinar Event Infogov World Privacy TodayThe post InfoGov World 2021 Show including Training and Job Fair Announced appeared first on IG GURU.

Nation-state actors target Australia, Government warns

Security Affairs

A state-based actor is launching cyber attacks against government, public services and businesses, Australia ‘s prime minister said. Australia ‘s prime minister Scott Morrison said that a “state-based actor” is targeting government, public services, and businesses. “Government sources have told the ABC that China is likely behind the sustained cyber attack.”

Complimentary Educational “IG Academy” Webinar Series – Starts Jan. 22 – Register Today!

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IG World & Institute for IG – The Leader in InfoGov Training Resources IG World Magazine & Institute for InfoGov Free “IG Academy” Educational Webinar Series Begins January 22 REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR OUR FREE WEBINAR TRAINING SERIES! January 22, 2019, 2PM-3PM Eastern Time Information Governance Basics: Core Concepts Lessons Learned – IG Definitions, Concepts […].

i-SIGMA provides recent listing of House and Senate Bills by State and Federal Government involving Privacy 2019-YTD

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The post i-SIGMA provides recent listing of House and Senate Bills by State and Federal Government involving Privacy 2019-YTD appeared first on IG GURU. Check out the detailed list here.

Governance, Technology, and Capitalism.

John Battelle's Searchblog

Our lives are now driven in large part by data, code, and processing, and by the governance of algorithms. Synonymous with progress, asking not for permission, fearless of breaking things – in particular stupid, worthy-of-being-broken things like government, sclerotic corporations, and fetid social norms – the technology industry reveled for decades as a kind of benighted warrior for societal good. Do they think that means there’s no governance ?

FBI and CISA joint alert blames Russia’s Energetic Bear APT for US government networks hack

Security Affairs

The US government declared that Russia-linked APT group Energetic Bear has breached US government networks and exfiltrated data. state, local, territorial, and tribal (SLTT) government networks, as well as aviation networks. .

Feds: K-12 Cyberattacks Dramatically on the Rise

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Whistleblower: Lives Lost, Billions Wasted Due to Government Records Management Failures via The Epoch Times

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The post Whistleblower: Lives Lost, Billions Wasted Due to Government Records Management Failures via The Epoch Times appeared first on IG GURU. Business Compliance Education Email IG News Information Governance information privacy information security Record Retention Records Management Risk News DISA DOD 5015.2 “About seven or eight years ago, I came to the conclusion that I couldn’t support it anymore.

Beyond FERPA: The California Consumer Privacy Act’s New Rules for Privacy in the Education Sector

HL Chronicle of Data Protection

The CCPA will become effective January of 2020 and may impact companies in the education sector, including the larger education technology companies. While the CCPA does not apply to nonprofit educational institutions, it may apply to certain for-profit educational institutions, third-party service providers, and others in the education space. Consumer Privacy CaCPA California CCPA consumer Education non-profit personal information privacy

Building a business case for your governance program

Collibra

Most data and IT leaders know that their organizations need data governance to stay afloat in the current market landscape. In order to implement data governance, your organization needs to see that there is value in embarking on the journey. 3 Building blocks of a governance use case.

ARMA INFOCON2020 $50 Gift Card Giveaway

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ARMA Education Featured Information Governance information privacy information security Risk News Webinar InfoCon2020 VirtualThe post ARMA INFOCON2020 $50 Gift Card Giveaway appeared first on IG GURU.

Free Webinar— Information Governance Plans Stalling? 5 Things You Need this Wednesday

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The post Free Webinar— Information Governance Plans Stalling? AIIM Business Education Featured IG News Information Governance information privacy information security MER Records Management Risk News Security Sponsored Standards Access Ian Robert Moran Peggy Winton ROT