Videos and Links from the Public-Interest Technology Track at the RSA Conference

Schneier on Security

Video here ). If you missed it live, we have videos: How Public Interest Technologists are Changing the World : Matt Mitchell, Tactical Tech; Bruce Schneier, Fellow and Lecturer, Harvard Kennedy School; and J. Video here.) Video here.). Video here.). Video here.).

Capture the Flag events and eSports

Adam Shostack

Capture the Flag Events (CTFs) and electronic Sports (eSports) are good examples of a relatively new trend. Now take that, and imagine that for some people, the game is a video game and the lawn is a network. Capture the Flag events, a collective obsession.

AIIM Virtual Event Explores Real-World IIM Success Stories


That’s what we’ll be discussing when I host AIIM’s next virtual event on Thursday, July 25th, from 1pm-3pm. Join us for this live online video session as thought leaders in a variety of industries share their success stories and how they’ve made a difference. Free Virtual Event: Intelligent Information Management - Project Success Stories]. Automating governance and compliance.

Documentation Theory for Information Governance

ARMA International

iv] Further, “the practices of government [and other public and private institutions] become formal or official to the extent that they are documented.” [v] This article aims to consider what a documentary focus can offer to the practices and understandings of information governance.

Data Governance and Business Transformation


Collibra organized a Data Governance and Business Transformation seminar in Paris recently, bringing together data managers from the financial, retail, transportation, and logistics industries. What Forrester describes as “Data Governance 2.0” According to Forrester, Governance 2.0

Weekly Update 150

Troy Hunt

I'm a bit late with this week's update but I thought I'd catch up with Scott Helme and do the video together. We're talking about the events in Vegas, the ongoing Project Svalbard process, some very screwy messaging about certificates from Sectigo and the Irish government coming on board HIBP.

e-Records Conference 2018: Call for Presentations

The Texas Record

This event promotes improved electronic records management in Texas government by bringing together staff responsible for and interested in records management and information technology. Watch a short video from last year’s event.

Archiving and describing mass tragedy: the Web Archive on the October 1, 2017 Shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada


The staff at UNLV’s Special Collections and Archives were shocked and horri fied, and the impact of this tragic event has been shocking and surreal to the Las Vegas community. Archiving Spontaneous Events Case Studies

New Retention Policies in Microsoft Teams

Perficient Data & Analytics

Nowadays you have some added communication capabilities such as persistent chat, video, voice chat, and document sharing. Help reduce risk in the event of litigation or a security breach by permanently deleting old content that they no longer need to keep.

Smart Digital Health Strategy Starts with These Technologies


Information governance tools will be more important than ever as the rate of healthcare data production expands. You’ll be managing website content, video, informational documents, and even internal communication and content. It opens the door to the creation of an authoritative ledger for each healthcare event. Are you interested in improving your healthcare organization’s digital health strategy?

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US-CERT warns of New Zealand mosque shooting scams and malware campaigns

Security Affairs

Despite social media companies immediately removed the content from their platforms it is still possible to find multiple copies of the shooting videos online. YouTube issued a statement condemning the snuff videos, confirming that it is removing them from its platform.

1010: Electronic Records Day 2018

The Texas Record

Today we celebrate Electronic Records Day, which raises awareness about the crucial need to manage and preserve government electronic records. eRecords Events and Training Opportunities. The DIR Statewide Data Program overview offers ten short video segments based on the Data Management Book of Knowledge. Check out DIR’s calendar of events to find training opportunities on various information technology topics. Happy 1010!

How to Ensure Your Digital Security During the Rugby World Cup

Thales eSecurity

Sports fans aren’t the only ones who are looking forward to this event. It’s not like bad actors haven’t taken an interest in major sporting events before. Now that it’s September, the excitement is beginning to build in earnest for the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

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Here's Why Your Static Website Needs HTTPS

Troy Hunt

Even the government has been pushing to drive adoption of HTTPS for all sites, for example in this post by the National Cyber Security Centre in the UK : all websites should use HTTPS, even if they don't include private content, sign-in pages, or credit card details.

Why Politics, Why Now?

John Battelle's Searchblog

Now we have: Recount Media is an entirely new approach to video about politics. This post is my attempt to tie together my past, rooted mostly in the West Coast technology culture, with my present, now based in New York and focused almost entirely on politics and video.

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Alaris Furthers Commitment to Channel by Hosting Annual Partner Summit

Document Imaging Report

The theme of the event was Unlocking the Future, Together. Event highlights included a solutions expo with a series of interactive demos of real-world solutions for government, healthcare and financial services.

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PDF Day – January 29

National Archives Records Express

PDF Day brings industry experts, vendors, and managers together to discuss the importance and utility of the Portable Document Format (PDF)–including its various ISO standards and the wide-ranging technologies available to government workflows. Archivist of the United States David Ferriero will deliver the welcoming remarks at the event. Register at [link] Registration also includes refreshments, lunch, and a networking function immediately following the event.

Fake News and Pandemics

Schneier on Security

The second battle will be like the Russian disinformation campaigns during the 2016 presidential election, only with the addition of a deadly health crisis and possibly without a malicious government actor. When the next pandemic strikes, we'll be fighting it on two fronts.

French Data Protection Authority Unveils 2010 Annual Activity Report

Hunton Privacy

This year’s Report covers events that occurred since last year’s publication of the Annual Activity Report for 2009. The CNIL inspected the implementation of 55 video surveillance cameras ( i.e. , CCTV cameras) and included in its Report recommendations for the implementation of such devices in workplaces.

Texas Archives Month and Electronic Records Day

The Texas Record

Whether you prefer learning at a live event or from your desk, there are resources available for you, your colleagues, and your agency staff to increase your records management and information technology knowledge. TSLAC’s state records management assistance has archived over 20 webinars (45 minutes each) including a 30-minute online introductory video and webinars on electronic records management, digital imaging, shared drive cleanup, emergency planning and more. LIVE EVENTS.

2018 Retrospective

Troy Hunt

Probably with my 2018 events page which lists everything I did of a public nature. What it doesn't do is list all the private events which pretty dramatically increases that list. If you missed out, never fear, I’m sure SSW TV will post the video in the coming week!

The Perils of Showboating | ZDNet

Collaboration 2.0

The Perils of Showboating By Oliver Marks | August 24, 2008, 6:24pm PDT Summary My friend David Spark sent me the link to the above video while we were chatting online this morning, and I facetiously commented it was a little like TechCrunch vs ZDNet.

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Influence Operations Kill Chain

Schneier on Security

I started with the seven commandments , or steps, laid out in a 2018 New York Times opinion video series on "Operation Infektion," a 1980s Russian disinformation campaign. For campaigns that just try to weaken collective trust in government's institutions, lots of cracks will do.

Weekly Update 63 (US Congress Edition)

Troy Hunt

This week, I'm in front of the United States Capital having just spoken to the very people who create the laws that govern not just the US but let's face it, have a significant impact on the rest of the world.

European Data Privacy Day Expert Panel Provides 30-Year Retrospective on UK Data Protection

Hunton Privacy

She had the opportunity to demonstrate her willingness to challenge the Home Office during the early days of her tenure, when the Government sought to introduce national ID cards. View of the Government.

Summary – “Industry in One: Financial Services”

ARMA International

Over the years, the regulations reflected the conflicting forces of centralized government control to maintain stability in the financial system vs. the fear of too much control being concentrated in too few hands, which resulted in deregulation.

Data Stewards, Say Goodbye to Painful, Rules-based Matching.


Take control of your Enterprise Data Security, Governance and Compliance. Reltio will be the Platinum sponsor of MDM & Data Governance Summit. The event will be held from July 10th to 12th in Chicago. Click here for event details.

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The 2013 Summit Arrives: Bridging Data And Humanity

John Battelle's Searchblog

Over on the brand spanking new CM Summit website, we’ve announced our initial speaker lineup and progam theme for the 2013 event – Parting the Clouds: Bridging Data and Humanity.

Project Svalbard: The Future of Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

And there are the governments around the world using it to protect their departments , the law enforcement agencies leveraging it for their investigations and all sorts of other use cases I never, ever saw coming (my legitimisation of HIBP post from last year has a heap of other examples).

Digital Enterprises: Built on Modern MDM


To ensure no wall between data, governance, and insight, she shares her mantras: invest intelligently, source strategically, and collaborate. Ankur Gupta, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Reltio.

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Andrew Yang Deserves to Be Heard. Will Our Politics Let Him Speak?

John Battelle's Searchblog

Lucky for us, two major political events loom before us: The midterm elections this November, and a presidential election two years after that. Will there be room for serious debate about reshaping our fundamental relationship to government? Let’s be honest with ourselves, shall we?

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The JavaScript Supply Chain Paradox: SRI, CSP and Trust in Third Party Libraries

Troy Hunt

Even my own state government down here had been hit. This short video makes the use case pretty clear: As Texthelp points out on their site, there's a bunch of regulatory requirements around accessibility which government sites in particular need to play nice with.

New attack by Anonymous Italy: personal data from ministries and police have been released online

Security Affairs

The attack is also the contribution given by Anonymous Italy to the Million Mask March, the march of the million masks against abuse of power by anyone committed anywhere in the world, today at 18 o’clock in Milan simultaneously with the event in Amsterdam. New attack by Anonymous Italy: personal data from ministries and police have been released online. The site of Fratelli d’Italia, a post-fascist party, has been defaced. The iconoclastic fury of Italian Anonymous does not stop.

Maker, Soylent, Hyperloop, USC: The Places I’ll Visit In LA Next Month

John Battelle's Searchblog

Picking a schedule for a NewCo festival is an art – it takes a lot more time and thought than your average event. Video is the hottest medium on the Internet, and the model keeps evolving, as the recent YouTube Red news illustrates.

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Observations about Legaltech 2019 from Attendees, Part One: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

The central event, LTNY 2019 (who calls it LegalWeek?), It made me long for the days when LegalTech was exciting because of what was inside the Hilton instead of the many events and networking opportunities orbiting its faded gravity. We’ve completed Legaltech New York (LTNY) 2019.

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Leon High School Yearbooks

Archives Blogs

One event you can witness through these pages is the integration of public high schools. The Leon High School Student Government Association produced this video documenting this change: You can investigate the results yourself in the 1964 edition of The Lion’s Tale.

The Tragedy of the Data Commons

John Battelle's Searchblog

But before you roll your eyes in anticipation of yet another Facebook rant, no, this post is not about Facebook, despite that company’s continued inability to govern itself. Before, and after? A theme of my writing over the past ten or so years has been the role of data in society.

We the People of the United States…

Archives Blogs

Government and outlines the fundamental rights of all citizens. Nii Armah Dagadu, originally from Ghana, was sworn in as a new American citizen at the event. Constitution Day and Citizenship day, celebrated every year on September 17, marks the 1787 signing of the U.S.

Extended Validation Certificates are Dead

Troy Hunt

I couldn't find one clear listing of global government websites so I pulled the data from Scott's nightly Alexa Top 1M crawl and grabbed the ones. That's it - I'm calling it - extended validation certificates are dead.

Declassification Diplomacy: The United States Declassification Project for Argentina

Archives Blogs

Government records to Argentine Minister of Justice and Human Rights, the Honorable Germán Carlos Garavano. Declassification Project for Argentina, the largest government-to-government declassification release in United States history. Few others in Government get to read them.