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Senators John Kerry (D-MA) and John McCain (R-AZ) have scheduled a press conference to introduce their privacy bill, titled “The Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2011,” on Tuesday, April 12. The bill is...

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The SEC Puts Regulation S-P to Work

April 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

The SEC has charged three employees at Florida-based GunnAllen Financial Inc. for violations of Regulation S-P including: improperly transferring customer data to a third party, improperly responding to data breaches, and failing to have adequate...

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Yesterday, April 6, 2011, two government agencies’ testified in a hearing entitled “The Electronic Communications Privacy Act:  Government Perspectives on Protecting Privacy in the Digital Age” before the Senate Judiciary Committee.  Committee Chairman Leahy has...

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Numerous news organizations reported yesterday that popular iPhone and Android Application developers received grand jury subpoenas purportedly relating to a criminal investigation into whether the Apps obtained and transmitted User information without proper disclosures.  WSJ’s...

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On April 7th from 1:00 pm to 2:00pm EST Marc Zwillinger and Elizabeth Banker will lend their expertise to the EDUCAUSE webinar series. These webinars are designed to facilitate hour-long presentations on critical information technology...

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Daily Digest – March 29, 2011

March 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

* A new McAfee/SAIC study indicates that cybercriminals are shifting their efforts to target sensitive corporate information instead of credit card and other personal information. A quarter of the companies surveyed for the study reported...

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