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Leadership changes at ARMA International

News out of ARMA HQ today disclosed to their chapter leadership changes at the organization. Details of the change are expected to go...

Canada: New Record-Keeping Requirements For Private Corporations Under The Canada Business Corporations Act

via Pallett and Valo LLP - May 13, 2019 written by Matthew Kindree Effective June 13,...

THE PRIVACY PROJECT – A project done by the NY Times

From the NY Times Companies and governments are gaining new powers to follow people across the internet and around...

How an Alaskan borough (roughly the size of West Virginia) was impacted by a...

by, Andrew Ysasi, MS I had the pleasure of listening to Eric Wyatt speak at the ARMA Alaska Spring...

Indiana Medical Records Service Pays $100,000 to Settle HIPAA Breach

Medical Informatics Engineering, Inc. (MIE) has paid $100,000 to the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department of Health and...

America is losing its memory

By T.J. StilesMay 7 via the Washington Post T.J. Stiles received the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for History, the 2010...

Is The YOLO: Anonymous Questions App Safe For Kids? A Complete App Review...

Description: On Wednesday, May 8, 2019, YOLO became the #1 most downloaded app in the entire Apple App Store. Even if YOLO’s fame...

InfoGov World Spring 2019 Magazine Available Now!

Click the link below to access the digital magazine. http://onlinedigitaleditions2.com/infogovworld/html5/

Why local governments are a hot target for cyberattacks

Recent ransomware and other attacks underscore the value attackers see in the data stored in city and regional government systems. Here's why they are vulnerable and what they can do to reduce the threat.

Town destroyed majority of records sought in FOI request for severance costs

by Chris Daponte ERIN - Town officials here say the municipality has destroyed the majority of records pertaining to an...

Researchers Find ‘Dangerous Levels’ Of Sensitive Data For Sale On eBay

by Davey Winder on April 25th, 2019 via Forbes Sensitive data has been found on 42% of hard drives...

NARA’s Plans to Ensure Agencies Have the Tools for Electronic Recordkeeping

Agencies won’t have to figure it out themselves, a NARA official said.

Cause of Action Institute Secures Rare Preservation Order in Fight to Obtain DOJ Records...

Government official caught using personal email to conduct official business ordered to maintain copies of all records in Gmail account

Paperwork destroyed by Hong Kong government would be five times higher than world’s tallest...

The 4,488 metres of files in 2018 was a three-year high for destruction of public records. Housing officials contributed more than half that number, with environment bosses posting large year-on-year increase

5 Things To Know As You Prepare For A Compliance Audit

From Reciprocity Labs For many cloud service providers out there, compliance audit is very important, yet extremely painful like...

Red Canary 2019 Threat Detection Report states PowerShell is the top Att&ck Technique by...

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Privacy pros’ salaries rise, yet pay gaps by gender persist according to the IAPP

by Müge Fazlioglu, CIPP/E, CIPP/US on 5/2/2019 This year’s IAPP salary survey has provided us with a detailed look...

(Executives) Text Messages Must Be Preserved

via JD Supra - 4/29/2019 Whether we like it or not, a reality of today’s world is that often...

Sedona Conference Cautions Against Siloed Approach to Information Governance

In an update to its 2014 information governance guide, the Sedona Conference advises organizations to be unified in how to govern information to better protect themselves against risks and runaway costs.

Archiving the Net: ‘Preserving the web isn’t impossible’

How will future historians make sense of the vote to repeal the 8th, Brexit, or Trump?

Data Preservation: Don’t Treat Discovery Like It’s 1999

Cell phones have been around for a long time, but preserving the data they contain for discovery purposes is still often overlooked...

Why HR and IT Are Teaming Up to Prevent Data Breaches

by Dana Louise Simberkoff on April 25th, 2019 via CMS Wire In our increasingly data-driven workplaces, an interesting...

Why presidential libraries are controversial

Barack Obama’s is dividing opinions, as others have before