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Data Security Update – Not Enough Attention Paid to Corporate Assets

Posted in Electronic Data Security

A study commissioned by Microsoft Corp. and RSA, the Security Division of EMC, alleges that companies place too much focus on securing personal data such as customer, medical and financial information versus corporate data (trade secrets and other proprietary information). According to the report, this can cause irreparable damage to a company’s competitive edge. The… Continue Reading

Data Governance Resource – From the IT Perspective

Posted in Data Protection Law Compliance

Microsoft recently announced its new Trustworthy Computing: Data Governance web site at Tech•Ed. According to Microsoft, it is promoting data governance because: “Growing public concerns about abuses of consumers’ personal information threatens to curtail the growth of online commerce and services. Data Governance directly addresses these concerns. Data Governance can reduce an organization’s IT costs… Continue Reading