Tag Archives: rsa 2016

It’s Time to Prepare for New Data Protection Regs #RSAC

SAN FRANCISCO — Last December, the European Union came to an agreement on the General Data Protection Regulation. Organizations now have about two years to comply. The regulation resulted from a proposal in January 2012, with the goal of strengthening data protection for European citizens.

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When Worlds Collide: Digital Identities vs. Privacy Rights #RSAC

When Worlds Collide: Digital Identities vs. Privacy Rights #RSAC

SAN FRANCISCO — There used to be a clear dividing line between personal identity and business identity. But the digital identity industry has obscured that divide. That profound proclamation was made at the RSA Conference here yesterday ...

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US Defense Secretary: Backdoor Surveillance is ‘Unrealistic’ #RSAC

US Defense Secretary: Backdoor Surveillance is ‘Unrealistic’ #RSAC

SAN FRANCISCO — In a measured, but firm, repudiation of the class of electronic surveillance measures commonly attributed to government agencies under his control, US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter told a capacity crowd at the RSA Conference here yesterday that he personally was “not a believer in” the implementation

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Doc Mgt Roll-Up: What’s Up With WhatsApp Doc Sharing?

Doc Mgt Roll-Up: What's Up With WhatsApp Doc Sharing?

File sync and share is so hot that if you can't beat 'em, then you gotta join them, right? At least that seems to be the thinking of the folks at WhatsApp, who announced this week that users will be able to share documents as part of an update

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500 Vendors: Can Any Secure the Web? #RSAC

500 Vendors: Can Any Secure the Web? #RSAC

SAN FRANCISCO — The expo at the 25th annual RSA Conference  here officially opened yesterday with more than 500 sponsors and exhibitors from the global security industry vying to show off solutions of all kinds — from data protection and cybersecurity classes to application security and analytics.

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The Cloud Is Evolving Faster Than Cloud Security

The Cloud Is Evolving Faster Than Cloud Security

SAN FRANCISCO — Shifts in cloud server architectures over just the past few years are outpacing efforts by corporate information security professionals to keep up with them.   As a result, organizations may have actually regressed in their IT security stance as they shift a greater share of their applications and

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