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Apple Watch under scrutiny for privacy by Connecticut attorney general

Attorney General George Jepsen is particularly concerned about the protection of health information collected by the new wearable device

Where PCI compliance fails: Security testing, network monitoring

Verizon report shows better, if incomplete, PCI compliance, but also raises long-standing questions about the standard


Cloud-based app suite takes aim at e-discovery speed and cost

Kroll Ontrack says Ediscovery.com will make the time-consuming legal process more efficient

IBM says SEC is investigating how it reports cloud revenues

IBM says it has provided 'consistently accurate' information

Microsoft's cloud licensing sets up a compliance nightmare

Beware! Running Microsoft software in the cloud is a confusing mess with serious pitfalls

The ticking time bomb known as cloud forensics

We must address the issue of when and how your cloud data can be seized by police and government agents

Update: HP's Autonomy acquisition under investigation in the UK

The U.S. Justice Department is already investigating Hewlett-Packard's controversial acquisition

EU punished Microsoft for its history, not its crime

The real reason the EU fined Microsoft (a relatively small sum) at all: Because the company is a scofflaw

When is your data not your data? When it's in the cloud

With Verizon's aid, police arrest a man for storing illegal porn in the cloud, which raises questions about how much privacy cloud users can expect

E.U. to Microsoft: Brother, can you spare a dime?

European Commission's itty-bitty fine on Microsoft skirts real need: Holding crooked execs responsible for their actions

Tech groups question new do-not-track bill

The new legislation would require all online companies to honor do-not-track requests

IT certifications can't measure capability

Governments want to define professionalism through certifications -- rather than community reputation built on real work

HP faces shareholder revolt over Autonomy purchase

CtW Investment Group wants the removal of two long-standing directors and independent auditor Ernst & Young

Why you should sign the phone-unlocking petition right now

A lot of silly reporting has inadvertently trivialized an important proposal for roaming rights on your smartphone

13 IT security myths debunked

Security pros warn about believing everything you hear about malware, zero-day attacks, compliance, and more

The iPad revolution is coming to a hospital near you

Despite what fearmongers say, iPads not only satisfy HIPAA rules but may be the best tool for doctors and nurses

Lynch declares innocence in open letter to HP board, HP fires back

The public war of words comes after HP said it would take a multibillion writedown due to alleged accounting fraud by Autonomy

The race toward compliance is 'not optimal'

More security managers find themselves running compliance programs rather than performing security and risk management

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