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New Zealand defends its border device search policy (Q&A)

The Parallax

The Customs and Excise Act of 2018, which went into effect on October 1, establishes clear guidelines on how the country can enforce its device search policies at border crossings, including airports. Q: What spurred the policy change for New Zealand?

CodeSOD: A Policy Exception

The Daily WTF

Someone had discovered that, if they knew a customer’s policy number and were currently logged in- they could see that customer’s policy. It didn’t have to be their policy. Any policy, so long as they had a valid login and the policy number. "> --%> N. // SNIP: displays policy details. isValidPolicyNumber isn’t just a validator- it uses the fiscalCode to determine if this customer is allowed to see that policy number.

Why Every Company Needs a Data Policy

The New Stack

In a post-GDPR world, operating without a clear-cut data policy is like flying blind in a snowstorm. And that’s just one example of major legislation that impacts how companies work with data today; other policies , including the California Consumer Privacy Act, are coming soon.

KubeCon: New Tools for Protecting Kubernetes with Policy

The New Stack

The dynamic nature of cloud native platforms and the simplicity of deployment that containers bring aren’t always an advantage if they let developers create systems that aren’t secure or break company policy.

FBI vs Apple: Policy Analysis

CTOvision

Editor’s note: This is the second in a five-part series on this topic. This examination by Arnold Abraham provides insights and nuanced lessons from history, the law and the tech world that can inform all of us interested in both privacy and security.-bg bg Despite foreboding tales of doom associated with the potential outcome on each […]. CTO Cyber Security News

Introducing Apache HBase Medium Object Storage (MOB) compaction partition policies

Cloudera Engineering

The Apache HBase MOB feature achieves this improvement by separating IO paths for file references and MOB objects, applying different compaction policies to MOBs and thus reducing write amplification created by HBase’s compactions. Introduction.

Facebook Seeks A Public Policy Manager, Cybersecurity Threat Disruption

CTOvision

The job, titled a Public Policy Manager for Cybersecurity Threat Disruption, is a recognition that the companies we trust with our data should, and will, play greater roles in protecting our data, including leaning […]. My sincere hope is that one of our CTOvision readers is selected for a position that Facebook has just advertised for.

Possible policy in Microsoft Intune to generate a report of software installed?

Spiceworks

Line creating a policy or anything? Hello all, Using Microsoft Intune to manage about 150 devices. Is there a way/any way I can get a notification when anyone installs any program in their device? Also, any way to get a list of all installed programs in devices? Also, any workaround to block torrent program via Intune? Please help. windows intune

Even The Hype about artificial intelligence can bring policy benefits

CTOvision

Read why John Thornhill says AI and machine learning are overhyped but that is actually good for the technology such bubbles often the prelude to the deployment of disruptive technologies on Financial Times. Here are two seemingly contradictory but surprisingly consistent statements about artificial intelligence. First, AI is massively over-hyped. Second, this is a good thing. Talk […]. Artificial Intelligence CTO News

The Importance of an Online Encryption Policy

CTOvision

This quote summarizes the importance of online encryption policy and hands-on implementation within an organization. Through an online encryption policy, you can mitigate the risks and avoid these cases, whether you’re a profit or a non-profit organization. Creating such a policy involves the participation of the IT department in your organization, and it may or may not include the c-suite executives until it reaches complete implementation.

InfoSec Policies and Standards: Some strategic context for those just diving into this world

CTOvision

Organizations are giving more priority to development of information security policies, as protecting their assets is one of the prominent things that needs to be considered. Lack of clarity in InfoSec policies can lead to catastrophic damages which cannot be recovered. So an organization makes different strategies in implementing a security policy successfully. Security policies of all companies are not same, but the key motive behind them is to protect assets.

 FBI vs Apple: History, Policy, Sovereignty and Individual Rights

CTOvision

Editor’s note: This is the third in a five-part series on this topic. This examination by Arnold Abraham provides insights and nuanced lessons from history, the law and the tech world that can inform all of us interested in both privacy and security. For a detailed legal analysis accompanying the article, please visit TheCyberLawTeam.com/publications-1 […].

In post-massacre Vegas, security policies clash with privacy values

The Parallax

A lot of hotels have put similar policies in effect after October 1.”. In the Caesars Entertainment room policy, the hotel warns guests that they can be forced to leave for refusing room checks.

leaked cyberwar policy ppd20 - CTOvision

CTOvision

cyber war policy and perhaps even a small measure of consolation for cyber war critics The leaked PPD-20 provides valuable insights about U.S.

Kentik Detect Alerting: Configuring Alert Policies

Kentik

Kentik Detect fits the bill with a policy-based alerting system that lets you define multiple sets of conditions — from broad and simple to narrow and/or complex — that are used to continuously evaluate incoming flow data for matches that trigger notifications. Alert Policies.

Corporate Cultures – Why Policies Don’t Match Actions

Strategy Driven

Too often, corporate policies are the ‘little white lies’ no one likes to talk about. Philosophically, corporate policies should reflect the expectations of company leaders and drive management’s decisions and employee actions.

Creating a Cyber Insurance Policy

Coalfire

According to research from PartnerRe and Advisen, the global cyber-insurance market is currently worth $2 billion a year, a number which is expected to double by 2020.With 60% of underwriters and brokers seeing a significant demand in cyber-insurance from customers, there is clearly a great business opportunity for the insurance sector to offer cyber-insurance policies.

How IT teams navigate unlimited vacation policies

Kristin Burnham - CIO

Take as much time off as you'd like, so long as you get your work done. To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story

How IT teams navigate unlimited vacation policies

Kristin Burnham - CIO

Take as much time off as you'd like, so long as you get your work done. To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story

The Things you Need to Know Before writing a Data Backup Policy

AGILE-CODE.COM

What is data backup policy? So, what do you need to consider before writing a data backup policy? Before we get into details of what is needed, let’s discuss why data backup policy is a necessity. Without a clear data policy, it will be impossible to know when the last backup was conducted and how old is the data. It is for such reasons that the importance of the policy is emphasized.

Cell Phone Distracted Driving Policy Template to Protect Your Company and Employees

Women on Business

Human Resources Issues Legal and Compliance Issues cell phone distracted driving cell phone policy company cell phone policy employer liability human resources We''ve Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] If you haven''t already done so, update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. link].

Netskope Cloud Report: Increased Adoption of Public Cloud Shows Need for Clear IAM Policies

Netskope

With the increased adoption of public cloud infrastructure services like AWS in the enterprise, we’ve found there’s a growing need for clear identity and access policies to ensure sensitive enterprise data is secure. We recently released the October 2018 edition of the Netskope Cloud Report.

List of Cyber Threat “Wake-Up Calls” Growing: Policy makers have been hitting the snooze button since 1970

CTOvision

Generally each of the events below was so significant policy makers were loudly proclaiming to all who would listen that they were a wake-up call. This means there are reflections in public policy documents, speeches and the press that cite leaders using the phrase.

RSAC 2019: Policy Makers Ponder How to Best Defend Leaky U.S. Infrastructure

Symantec

Aging systems suddenly connected to the internet present inviting targets to foreign rivals, but a fix will take time and patience

Red Lines and Policies – A Last Resort for Leaders

N2Growth Blog

Leaders take the same approach with people they control and call their ultimatums policies using language like, “you will,” or, “you will not.” Red lines and policies are imprecise weapons. By Brian Layer , Chair, Organizational Development, N2growth. The U.S.

If it’s Stupid, It’s not our Policy!

N2Growth Blog

As a young leader, I translated that lesson into a phrase I picked up in the Army: “If it’s stupid, it’s not our policy!”. Someone has to emerge to say this is too stupid to be our policy and offer an acceptable alternative. Is this shutdown too stupid to be our policy?

Free 5 Feb Workshop Explores Using Sharepoint to Bridge the Gap Between Policy and Technology

CTOvision

As technology executives, we''re often challenged with managing policy requirements and keeping up with technology to support them, while working with limited budgets and a shallow pool of qualified staff. By Charles Hall.

How hackers are approaching medical cybersecurity

The Parallax

News CyberMed CyberMed Summit 2018 FDA Internet of Things IoT medical cybersecurity medical devices medical security medsec policy security University of ArizonaPHOENIX—Within minutes of each other, two patients were wheeled into the hospital emergency department with emergency haste.

Why Your Company Needs a Cell Phone Distracted Driving Policy – Infographic

Women on Business

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Israel’s cybersecurity industry is a unicorn. Here’s why

The Parallax

Contrast that with the United States, which President Trump believes is better off without a cybersecurity policy expert in the White House. News Be'ersheba Cyber Week cybersecurity government INCD Israel policy politics

On doctors’ orders, Israel plans a health care CERT

The Parallax

A CERT is like FEMA for cyber,” says Beau Woods, a cybersafety fellow at the Atlantic Council policy think tank. “An Such a policy would mimic “the way that other companies secure a network from the Internet.”.

All about Website Password Policies

Jeremiah Grossman

Website Password Policy While the process seems straightforward, organization should never take choosing passwords lightly as it will significantly affect the user experience, customer support volume, and the level of security/fraud. Defining an appropriate website password policy is a delicate balancing act between security and ease-of-use. Password policies enforce the minimum bar for password guessability, how often they may be changed, what they can’t be, and so on.

Overburdening: how to cope with it and work is irrefutable

Xebia

Consider a company policy that says ‘The call desk picks up calls within 60 seconds’ This policy forces a call desk team to pick up new calls within 60 seconds. Agile Coach Kanban Overburdening Sustainability call desk corporate policies help desk irrefutable demand kanban overburdening STATIK workflowSometimes teams must take up work that exceeds their capability.

Why health care cybersecurity is in ‘critical condition’

The Parallax

For the report’s conclusion, 21 health care professionals, clinicians, policy experts, and cybersecurity experts had signed off on using the word “critical” to describe the condition of health care cybersecurity.

Hey Boss, Your Policy is Stupid!

Women on Business

As business owners we often set policies and procedures from a reactive point of view. But is this the best way to create policies? If you have a sense that your staff is rumbling about a policy or the way you do things there are some techniques you can use to evaluate the usefulness of your strategies and save the sanity of your staff. To evaluate a policy fairly you are going to have to remove your ego and ask yourself ‘Is this the best way to do this’?

On doctors’ orders, Israel plans a health care CERT

The Parallax

A CERT is like FEMA for cyber,” says Beau Woods, a cybersafety fellow at the Atlantic Council policy think tank. “An Such a policy would mimic “the way that other companies secure a network from the Internet.”.

Tom Ridge on how we should fight our ‘digital war’ (Q&A)

The Parallax

Ridge says he has been using his influence as a former politician to encourage more common-sense cybersecurity policy. Q: The United States doesn’t seem to have a strong, guiding cybersecurity policy at the moment.

2018 Transparency Report

Github

Being transparent about content removal policies and restricting content removal as narrowly as possible are among the United Nations free speech expert’s recommendations to platforms for promoting free expression in content moderation online. Company Insights Policy