Enhancing Security Governance

Data Breach Today

Longtime CISO Vito Sardanopoli on Building an Effective Security Program A formal security program that spells out precise governance components is critical to protecting sensitive data, says Vito Sardanopoli, who served on the U.S.



Who governs access to the White House? In the absence of a written rule, who governs what behavior is permitted in a press briefing within the White House? Access Controls Culture Duty Governance Government Internal controls Third parties Who is in charge The Executive or the Judiciary? “Judge Grants CNN’s Press-Pass Motion,” The Wall Street Journal , November 17, 2018 A3.

Are You Ever Finished With Information Governance?

Weissman's World

The post Are You Ever Finished With Information Governance? governance maturity infogov information governance information management

Association Governance: Why Transparency Matters

IG Guru

My purpose in writing this is to call for greater transparency in the governance of Information Governance related associations to which many of us belong. The post Association Governance: Why Transparency Matters appeared first on IG GURU.

Cybersecurity or Information Governance Failure???

Getting Information Done

This past weekend the world was overwhelmed by the cyberattack that spread around the globe hitting businesses, hospitals, and government agencies in over 150 countries. I point to the lack of effective information governance as a root cause.

Governance in Healthcare: Big Data is Table Stakes

Perficient Data & Analytics

Big data itself does not alter the approach to governance nor its framework. And big data isn’t just about data – it’s also concerned with managing and governing vast amounts of content of varying types such as video, images, voice, etc.

External governance


If your company interacts with government regulators (and whose doesn’t?), is the government effectively a part of your governance structure? Or is government a separate component of Governance, whether that is Compliance Governance or Information Governance? Or just “Governance”? And what does it say about communications when the government holds up a senior official for poor oversight?

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 ?

Lessons from the Information Governance Front Lines


As the volume of data organizations must manage continues to grow, so does the need for strategies and practices for managing it, a discipline known as information governance. In this episode, Paul Gillin speaks to Michal Shea , CIO of Morgan Lewis, who knows a lot about information governance because his firm has on the leading edge of applying it to his business. Featured Modern Governance Podcast information governance Modern Governance Podcast

Reimagining Information Governance with Blockchain

Weissman's World

The post Reimagining Information Governance with Blockchain appeared first on Holly Group. Blockchain information governance

Government Websites Deliver Cryptocurrency Mining Code

Data Breach Today

and Australian governments, have been turning their visitors' computers into mining machines to harvest the virtual currency Monero. Security of Code Pushed by Content Delivery Networks Remains Ongoing Concern More than 4,200 websites, some belonging to the U.S.,

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Governance in Healthcare: Information, Content and Knowledge

Perficient Data & Analytics

The research firm cites “Your Brand Needs Content Governance Now” as means to control content and knowledge assets that play a critical role in consumer touch points and personalized and contextualized experiences.

5 Steps to Information Governance Success

Weissman's World

To hear some people tell it, the future of information governance is a complex, frightening place to ponder. The post 5 Steps to Information Governance Success appeared first on Holly Group. governance infogov information governance information management

Is Your Information Governance Mostly Sound and Fury?

Weissman's World

” Shakespeare penned these words as a metaphor for life (Macbeth, Act V, Scene V), but they relate equally well to information governance in that organizations often spend more time arguing over the particulars than actually doing much about them.

GUEST ESSAY: ‘Tis the season — to take proactive measures to improve data governance

The Last Watchdog

Practicing good data governance is easier than you think. The holiday season is upon us and the bright lights and greenery aren’t the only indicators that we’ve reached December. Sadly, data breaches often occur at this time of year. Recently we’ve seen major news stories about breaches at Starwood Hotels and Quora. Related podcast: The need to lock down unstructured data. Last year, at this time, it was announced that there was a significant privacy leak at eBay affecting many customers.

Getting Started With Data Governance

Perficient Data & Analytics

Data governance doesn’t start in a vacuum; it requires plenty of advance thinking, preparation, and strategy. As such, successful data governance must begin with a foundation built on data principles and a well-thought-out data strategy.

Guide: The Rebirth of Governance in Healthcare

Perficient Data & Analytics

As a result, a need has arisen to expand governance beyond the traditional data realm to include other types of information that drives intentional customer experiences. Trends that are occurring directly within governance itself.

IT modernization in Government

OpenText Information Management

IT modernization has always been high on the agenda of government CIOs. US Government agencies now have a $500 million fund they can use for their modernization projects following the Modernizing Government Technology Act becoming law.

Governance in Healthcare: Information Assists Consumer Experience

Perficient Data & Analytics

Healthcare organizations are beginning to recognize that information, content, and knowledge are different from data when it comes to implementing governance.

Information or governance


Not sure whether this is more about governance than about information. AT&T wants information on internal government discussions, in order to rebut the government’s attack on the proposed acquisition of/merger with Time Warner. How much is it worth to keep your internal government discussions private? On the governance point, one governing authority (the Executive Branch) moves to block a transaction, alleging it’s anti-competitive.

Top 2018 tech trends for Government

OpenText Information Management

Digital transformation continues to progress in the government sector and this is unlikely to change in 2018. Instead, they cover areas where government agencies are likely to begin to realize … The post Top 2018 tech trends for Government appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

Responsibility of Data Architecture in Data Governance

Perficient Data & Analytics

data governance components) of data governance, which can help drive better business decisions, enhance regulatory compliance, and improve risk management.

11 top data governance platforms

Information Management Resources

Data governance MDM Data quality

Why Cybersecurity Pros Should Care About Governance

Getting Information Done

Cybersecurity professionals need to understand the information risks their organization faces and how to leverage information governance, along with technology, to get the biggest bang for their buck. Cybersecurity is a strategic priority for most organizations.

GDPR and The Data Governance Imperative


GDPR and the Data Governance Imperative. The Information Governance Imperative. So where do you begin your governance journey? A holistic information governance strategy demands cross functional participation from the business leadership.

Establishing Authoritative Sources in Data Governance

Perficient Data & Analytics

data governance components) of data governance, which can help drive better business decisions, enhance regulatory compliance, and improve risk management.

Security Risks of Government Hacking

Schneier on Security

Some of us -- myself included -- have proposed lawful government hacking as an alternative to backdoors. A new report from the Center of Internet and Society looks at the security risks of allowing government hacking.

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Data Governance Is Dead — Meetings And Spreadsheets Killed It

IG Guru

Stan Christiaens Mar 26, 2018, 08:00am CommunityVoice Forbes Technology Council We all know that data governance has perception issues (to put it mildly). True data governance is the control and enablement of any and all data management activities.

Propaganda and the Weakening of Trust in Government

Schneier on Security

Opponents of the regime might use social media and online communication to coordinate among themselves, and appeal to the broader public, perhaps toppling their governments, as happened in Tunisia during the Arab Spring.

Information Governance – Still Need It, Always Will


A while ago I was pointed to an article proclaiming that Information Governance is no longer necessary (ROFLMAO). However, once you get past the intermangling of “governance” and “management”, there are a couple threads that have validity. information) Governance is needed.

Mastering data governance initiatives in the age of IIoT

Information Management Resources

Improved data governance is a necessary goal to strive for regarding the broader Internet of Things, but it is exceptionally important for the industrial realm. Internet of things Data governance Data quality

Overcoming Information Governance Inertia


Information governance (IG) is necessary in the era of big data, but it’s often undervalued or, even worse, dismissed. News Digital transformation information governance obstacles to IGWithout robust IG strategies in place data exists in chaos. That chaos inhibits data analytics. Without IG your organization won’t be capable of gaining a competitive edge from new technologies like AI, blockchain and machine learning.

Information Governance Must Change


Information governance (IG) is all the rules, regulations, legislation, standards, and policies with which organizations need to comply when they create, share, and use information. Governance is mandated internally and externally.

US Government is asking allies to ban Huawei equipment

Security Affairs

US Government is inviting its allies to exclude Huawei equipment from critical infrastructure and 5G architectures, reports the Wall Street Journal. Many countries are going to build 5G infrastructure, but the approach of their governments is completely different.

Breach Alert Service: UK, Australian Governments Plug In

Data Breach Today

Both Governments' Domains Now Centrally Monitored via 'Have I Been Pwned' The U.K.'s

Governance and Compliance Processes Ripe for AI Automation


In The State of Intelligent Information Management: Getting Ahead of the Digital Transformation Curve and in GDPR after the Deadline: Progress, But a Long Way to Go , AIIM began an examination of one of the four key IIM practice areas — Automating Compliance and Governance.

#5Thoughts – Cloud Information Governance


Whether we like it or not, we’re storing more and more content in the cloud, and that content needs to be governed. To be effective, managing and governing content in the cloud needs a modern, simplified approach. Remember, some governance is better than no governance.

Data Governance Best Practices in the GDPR Era

Data Breach Today

Matt Lock of Varonis on the Need to Have a Baseline for Data Access Behavior GDPR requires organizations to "have a governance model in terms of access and control and accountability," says Matt Lock of Varonis, who describes essential steps

Records Management vs Information Governance

Record Nations

While the terms “records management” and “information governance” may have overlapping principles and are often used interchangeably, there are some key differences that should be considered by management professionals. Records management is a subset within information governance.

Is mobile first government the way forward in 2018?

OpenText Information Management

In my previous blog I identified mobility as one of the key tech trends for government in 2018. The concept of a mobile first government IT strategy has been around for some years now but government agencies have been slow to adopt.

Chinese Government Agents Charged with Hacking, IP Theft

Adam Levin

Several prosecutions have been brought against Chinese military and government officials for utilizing hacking as a means to steal intellectual property and business information from high-tech companies. The U.S.

Why #Governance

Information is Currency

A governance program can benefit an organization because it does the following: Facilitates strategic planning and efficient decision-making. The above is an excerpt from Governance Is No Longer Optional Builds a common understanding of the content and users’ technology. Provides a forum for users to advocate for their needs. Establishes clear user feedback and support channels. Grows understanding of required roles and responsibilities. Monitors data quality and ongoing value.

Governance is Always Never Having to Say You’re Sorry

Weissman's World

There’s a disturbing trend in the information governance profession that needs to stop now, namely the tendency to apologize for the work we’re doing. The post Governance is <del>Always</del> Never Having to Say You’re Sorry appeared first on Holly Group. governance Information Management change management information governance information management