North America Cloud Compliance & Data Privacy

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Data Privacy and Regulatory Compliance InDepth: North America For the modern enterprise handling sensitive, personal consumer information, such as credit and debit card numbers or private health and medical records, the importance of regulatory compliance can’t be overstated—and neither can the complexities of regulatory compliance. The cloud piles on additional complications. Cloud computing itself may create new risks for data …

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East Asia Cloud Compliance & Data Privacy

Compliance

As we discussed in the previous installment of Data Privacy and Regulatory Compliance In- Depth, compliance with data privacy regulations is critical to the modern enterprise but often made complicated by the globalization of the business world and the enterprise’s increasing adoption of cloud computing, in particular the services of major, multinational CSPs like Salesforce, Microsoft and Google. To effectively …

Edward Snowden and the Importance of Cloud Data Encryption

Edward Snowden and the Importance of Cloud Data Encryption

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A year has passed since NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden began leaking information to the media about vast programs of electronic surveillance being conducted by the U.S. government and its allies. In that year, what have we learned? From CipherCloud’s perspective, the key lesson is clear: Now, more than ever, cloud data encryption is absolutely vital to enterprise data privacy and …

Domestic and Foreign Spying Threaten Cloud Data Security

Domestic and Foreign Spying Threaten Cloud Data Security

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If your organization’s got a lot riding on the continued security of its confidential or proprietary data, then you need to stay informed on the threats and how to address them. One of the most worrying threats of late, especially when it comes to cloud data security, is government spying—both foreign and domestic. Foreign spying and corporate and economic espionage …

Three Ways to Pursue Cloud Data Privacy with Medical Records

Three Ways to Pursue Cloud Data Privacy with Medical Records

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We’ve talked at length on this blog about how CipherCloud’s Cloud Information Protection solution can help financial services firms achieve regulatory compliance and data privacy in the cloud. I’d like to spend some time on the health care industry now.  For health care organizations seeking to adopt cloud services, cloud data privacy is, thanks to the sensitivity of individuals’ electronic …

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Three Powerful Salesforce Data Privacy Strategies to Tackle Compliance

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Since its launch in 1999, Salesforce.com’s cloud-based CRM, customer service, marketing and social applications have become indispensable to thousands of enterprises all over the world. The company’s customer base hit six digits in 2011, and if your business doesn’t already number among that 100,000+, chances are good that you’re considering joining the ranks. But the increasing complexity of data privacy …