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Privacy Top concerns for audit executives? Cyber risks and data governance

cyber vulnerabilities and data privacy, as major concerns for audit departments. “Despite the strategic importance of data, organizations have been slow to adopt data governance frameworks, putting...

Privacy Legislature aims to fix audit law requiring criminal probe

The attorney general's office this week did tap authorities in South Dakota to help investigate the Department of Commerce after an audit found it allegedly violated state law on contract bidding.

Privacy New Top Concern for Internal Audit: Data Governance

and data privacy, as major concerns for audit departments. “Despite the strategic importance of data, organizations have been slow to adopt data governance frameworks, putting them at risk of large...

Privacy David Marcus Says Calibra Is Considering Audits to Prove Data Protections

In response to an audience member’s question about personal data privacy and protection, Marcus said that Facebook and its Calibra wallet would not intermingle personal data from the social ...

Privacy Commerce head hires private lawyer in wake of agency audit

Among the findings was that the agency violated the law on bidding uncompetitive contracts totaling more than $87,000 for the state's new "Be Legendary" logo. Kommer says the agency did nothing wrong.

Privacy How Big Data And Analytics Are Transforming The Audit?

such as data privacy, Data Governance, Ethics, and Integrity. Earlier data was something that is human-generated and structured by them. Whereas, recent technological inventions have turned data to...

Privacy Politicians Using Self-Deleting Messaging Apps Could Circumvent Sunshine Laws, State Auditor Says

Confide promises not only self-deleting messages but end-to-end encryption with a localized private encryption key. Messages are also impervious to screenshots ... Greitens was accused of using ...

Privacy IT Security, Privacy and Data Management Ranked as Top Challenges Facing IT Audit Function, According to Survey from Protiviti and ISACA

Top Technology Challenges Asked to identify their biggest technology challenges, IT audit leaders and professionals noted the following as their top five: IT security and privacy/cybersecurity Data...

Privacy IRS whistleblower complaint: Treasury appointee may have tried to interfere in Trump, Pence audit

Key parts of the complaint remain under wraps in part because of strict privacy laws that prevent the disclosure of any details related to the filing of tax returns. People who described the...

Privacy The Internet Society's Online Trust Alliance Announces Methodology for Eleventh Online Trust Audit and Honor Roll

The Internet Society's Online Trust Alliance (OTA), which identifies and promotes security and privacy best practices that build consumer confidence in the Internet, today released the methodology...

Privacy Officer complaints are up, outside and within SJPD, audit reports show

“This is complaint-driven data collecting,” Nurre said ... report have been scrubbed of identifying details because of statutory personnel privacy protections. In the IPA report, the office...

Privacy NYU Policing Project Privacy Audit Determines ShotSpotter Presents Extremely Low Risk of Voice Surveillance

NEWARK, Calif., July 31, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ShotSpotter, Inc. (Nasdaq:SSTI), the leader in solutions that help law enforcement officials identify, locate and deter gun violence, today...

Privacy Latest audit faulted Facebook for failing to protect user privacy

An independent audit of Facebook between 2017 and February of this year found the company did not effectively implement privacy safeguards that were required under an agreement with federal ...

Privacy 33 California offices put data at risk, auditor finds

The audit found that state entities not required by law to report compliance with the California Department of Technology’s data privacy and information security policies — in other words, any body...

Privacy ICE Got King County Citizen Info Counter To Sanctuary Law: Audit

officers access to private information about citizens against the county's sanctuary law, the King County Auditor has found. The auditor's report, released Tuesday, also revealed larger problems ...

Privacy OIG audit finds privacy gaps in NIH 'All of Us' national research project

One of the components of the National Institutes of Health's All of Us precision medicine research program failed to implement adequate security measures to protect participants' personal health ...

Privacy UAE launches 'Self-Audit' initiative for private healthcare facilities

The initiative aims at acquainting private health facilities with the technical criteria, and MoHAP’s regulations and laws with a view to raising awareness among the owners of medical facilities, ...

Privacy Harrisburg doesn’t want to share employee data, here’s why auditors say they need it

“If you have an employee showing you data, you don’t know if they are showing you all ... auditors have a professional code of conduct to keep confidential information private. The risk is no...

Privacy U.S. Government Tops Web Privacy Audit

There is good news on the privacy front from the Internet Society’s Online Trust Alliance (OTA). A full 70% of the 1,200 mostly consumer-facing websites studied now qualify for the OTA’s Honor...

Privacy Security Audit Shows Gains, Though Privacy Lags

The 2018 Online Trust Audit shows that "encryption everywhere" is improving security, while fuzzy language is slowing privacy gains. Many organizations talk about website security, but how many...