Cybersecurity

DOJ Will Use False Claims Act to Target Cybersecurity Fraud

On October 6, Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco announced the launch of the US Department of Justice’s (DOJ) Civil Cyber-Fraud Initiative. The DOJ will utilize the False Claims Act (FCA) to pursue cybersecurity related fraud by government contractors and grant recipients.  The False Claims Act was enacted during the Civil War to stamp out fraud…
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Data Governance

The Ultimate Guide to Data Governance

The world of data management and analytics has come a long way since 1970, the year IBM mathematician Edgar F Codd introduced his “relational database” framework. A precursor to modern data lakes and other data management systems, it was the first to store information in a hierarchical format and make data easily accessible to anyone,…
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NIST

Implementing the NIST Privacy Framework – Identify Function

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Privacy Framework, published in January 2020, is quickly becoming the mainstream control set for organizations to align with when assessing their data privacy posture, developing readiness roadmaps, and maturing their privacy program. We have previously written about how the controls in the NIST Privacy can be mapped to…
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Consumer Data

Deleting Data: A Guide

Of the many consumer rights established by the ever-expanding crop of data privacy legislation, the right to deletion is one of the ones you’ll see the most. Although different laws may have slightly different variations of the right, the general sentiment remains consistent – consumers have the right to have their personal data deleted from…
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Customer master data management (MDM): 5 steps to success

This article by Kevin Moos was originally published on May 19, 2020 by ADCG affiliate member, Logic 20/20. Many companies struggle to ensure that their data is easy to find, current, accurate and shared with only those who need it. A whopping 80% of an analyst’s time is spent solely on discovering and preparing data, according…
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2020 News in Review

Week Ending December 28  ICO Warns SolarWinds Victims to Report Breaches  The United Kingdom’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has issued a warning to organizations compromised by the SolarWinds breach. The breach, which was carried out by Russian hackers, affected more than 18000 organizations worldwide. ICO requires UK data controllers subject to NIS regulations to report…
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Operationalizing data privacy: Bridging “the vision gap”

Note: This article was originally published at https://www.logic2020.com/insight/operationalizing-data-privacy and is authored by Jill Reber, CEO/General Manager – Data Privacy of our Affiliate Member Logic 20/20 It’s been four years since the passing of GDPR made data privacy a key issue in global business conversations. Initially, many U.S. businesses were focused on getting their arms around…
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Why Data Trusts Are a Win-Win for Companies and Consumers

Data is imperative to many crucial business processes, like marketing, product development, fraud protection, and AI. But complying with proliferating and conflicting data privacy regulations is far from easy. And asking consumers to be responsible for making decisions about their own data privacy isn’t a solid solution.  One AI expert has proposed a solution: data…
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Data Rights Management

Why 83 Percent of Financial Organizations Plan to Invest in Data Rights Management

There’s no question that global data privacy legislation is in a state of flux. Europe, California and Brazil have all recently passed legislation granting consumers certain data rights. With consumers around the world submitting requests to correct, access, and delete personal information, data collectors are acclimating to a more restricted future. There’s a lot of…
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Hiring A Data Governance Team

Building a Governance Department: A Guide

Editor’s Note: This is the second article in a series geared toward small and medium-sized enterprises that are building dedicated governance teams to deal with emerging data privacy laws like GDPR and CCPA. For the many organizations that have begun to grapple with the reality of data privacy laws–the challenge of compliance can seem insurmountable.…
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