INFOSEC : UK reviews information handling, security

INFOSEC : UK reviews information handling, security

An independent reviewer will release a report next month analyzing how U.K. government agencies manage and protect information, a key...

April 24th, 2007 Jeremy Kirk

Telco customers at risk of facing online breaches of private info

Telco customers at risk of facing online breaches of private info

Telcos conducting business online need to buck up customer privacy even as their ability to communicate improves. Those are the...

March 29th, 2007 Jim Duffy

Push intensifies for personal data rules change

Push intensifies for personal data rules change

Calls for a change to international rules on data transfers intensified Monday when two leading trade associations called on U.S....

October 23rd, 2006 Paul Meller

Consumers would trade privacy for convenience

Consumers would trade privacy for convenience

While privacy remains a major concern for people around theworld, a majority of consumers would share personal data if theyknew...

April 27th, 2006 Linda Rosencrance

Consumers would trade privacy for convenience

Consumers would trade privacy for convenience

While privacy remains a major concern for people around theworld, a majority of consumers would share personal data if theyknew...

April 27th, 2006 Linda Rosencrance

Hacker found guilty in massive data theft case

Hacker found guilty in massive data theft case

A Florida man was found guilty of stealing data from customer information management company Acxiom Corp. Friday. The prosecution estimates...

August 15th, 2005 China Martens

US lawmakers push for data privacy legislation

US lawmakers push for data privacy legislation

Following the disclosure of two recent large-scale identity theft operations, the U.S. data brokerage industry will most likely face new...

March 15th, 2005 Grant Gross

Report: privacy claims not trusted

Report: privacy claims not trusted

Today's financial consumers are disillusioned, skeptical, wary of firms and don't believe privacy claims, declares the Forrester Research report titled...

September 11th, 2003 No Author

Storage, server chargebacks gaining popularity

Storage, server chargebacks gaining popularity

As the economy continues to force IT shops to tighten their belts, some firms are turning to server and storage...

February 25th, 2002 Lucas Mearian