Amazon wages secret war on Americans’ privacy, documents show via Reuters

Amazon launched a “watering the flowers” program to cultivate a “well-tended garden” of VIPs (Very Important Policymakers) through carefully tracked political donations, meetings and Amazon site tours.

GovQA Launches 2022 Annual Peers in Public Records Survey: Tasked with Identifying Public Records Priorities

GovQA has launched the largest survey of public records managers in the U.S., capturing data on emerging trends in the public records space. The...

The US government just launched a big push to fill cybersecurity jobs, with salaries to match via ZDNet

Cybersecurity workers could get paid as much as the vice president.

The IAPP releases new book Cybersecurity Law Fundamentals (Digital)

"Almost as swiftly as cybersecurity has emerged as a major corporate and public policy concern, a body of cybersecurity law has developed." Check out the...

Jennie Gift Joins CSR to Continue Growth

Jensen Beach, FL. – The worldwide pandemic has brought increased attention to privacy, CSR Privacy Solutions (CSR), a privacy compliance company headquartered in Jensen Beach, Florida, has...

Metal Bitcoin Seed Storage Reviews via Jameson Lopp @lopp

Although posted over a year ago, Jameson Lopp provides a great analysis of metal storage options to store information critical to protecting your Bitcoin...

ARMA Partner Webinar: Straight Talk on Automation: Getting the Right Stuff Done with AI, RPA, and ML on Thursday, November 18 at 1pm Central

Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and Robotic Process Automation (RPA). To some, these terms represent the pinnacle of digital transformation, with the potential...

The Definitive Guide to Schrems II via Dataguidance.com

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Webinar: Records Management and Information Governance in Microsoft Teams via ARMA Arizona on November 18th, 2021 at 8am MST

Come join us for a very informative learning opportunity on Microsoft Teams Records Management and Information Governance. REGISTER HERENovember 2021 ARMA AZ Chapter...

Participate in the ARMA IG Maturity Index Survey

Are there gaps in your information governance program? Is your organization leading or falling behind others in your industry? Now in its third year,...

Signal (app) unveils how far US law enforcement will go to get information about people via ZDNet

The encrypted messaging developer said Santa Clara County police wanted very specific personal information of certain users, including IP addresses along with dates and times for each login.

US FTC Issues Final Rule for Safeguarding Customer Information for GLBA

FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION16 CFR Part 314RIN 3084-AB35 Standards for Safeguarding Customer InformationAGENCY: Federal Trade Commission.ACTION: Final Rule. SUMMARY: The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC” or “Commission”) is...

MER Conference 2022 Early Bird Registration Opens November 1!

New Year. New Experience. New Ways to Re-IMAGINE Information Governance.Meeting in-person at the JW Marriott in Indianapolisis just the beginning. The MER Conference program...

ARMA International Educational Foundation releases Peer Review Journal around IG Topics

The AIEF issues Peer Review Journal Volume 1 covering: Potential Risks that US Businesses Face with Collection and Retention of Employee Medical Data throughout the...

ARMA InfoCon 2022 will be in Nashville, TN from October 16-19

ARMA announced at InfoCon 2021 that ARMA InfoCon 2022 will be located in Nashville, TN at the Gaylord Opryland Resort.

Webinar: The RM / RIM Subject Matter Expert You Need To Be via ARMA Metro Maryland on 11/10 at 6pm Eastern

Date / Time:              November 10, 6:00 pm EST Sponsored By:           Zoom training through the ARMA Metro Maryland Chapter – anyone welcome to join.  Registration Info:     Registration...

The City’s Investigation Into the Police Data Loss Is Damning via D Magazine

The city finds very little oversight and training and a whole lot of negligence. More than 17,000 family violence cases were impacted by the deletion.

Learn Data Analytics Online in 24 Weeks via Michigan State University

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Why Emotionally Intelligent People Still Follow Colin Powell’s 13 Rules for Leaders via Inc.

A compelling and complicated legacy, plus emotionally intelligent leadership that works. Check out the article here.

INFOGOV.NET LAUNCHES LOBBYING FOR INFORMATION GOVERNANCE PROFESSION

Contact Information:Nick InglisInfoGov.net401-808-2762nick@infogov.net Release Date:October 7, 2021 Industry Veteran, Nick Inglis’ newest venture is to focus on lobbying efforts to continue the growth of the information...

ARMA Now Offers Online Testing For IGP Exam!

Bolster your career and build your future path by attaining your IGP Certification. Your IGP demonstrates that you have the strategic perspective and the...

OCR Issues Guidance on HIPAA, COVID-19 Vaccinations, and the Workplace via OCR Listserv

Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) issued guidance to help the public understand when the...

Book Recommendation: Cybersecurity for Grandparents: Q3 2021 Edition: Credit Reports, Device Updates, and Social Media

In honor of Grandparents Day 2021, Privacy & Security Brainiacs created this 3-volume set of booklets to review with loved ones to help them...

San Jose State University MARA Program Offers On-Demand Webcasts

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MER Conference Call for Presenters – Deadline October 15th, 2022

CALL FOR PRESENTERS Now accepting speaking proposals on topics related tothe Legal, Technical, and Operational components ofInformation Governance. Whether face-to-face or virtual, the MER Conference mission...

The Handbook of Archival Practice by Dr. Pat Franks released on September 12, 2021

Check out the availability of the book here. Note, there may be a delay in shipping.