Orthopedic Clinic Pays $1.5 Million to Settle Systemic Noncompliance with HIPAA Rules via the OCR Listserv

Athens Orthopedic Clinic PA ("Athens Orthopedic") has agreed to pay $1,500,000 to the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department...

Preserving—and Managing—Client Documents and Information During the Pandemic via Law.com

In their Professional Responsibility column, Anthony E. Davis and Janis M. Meyer discuss two recent ethics opinions from the New York State Bar Association Committee on Professional Ethics addressed the duties of lawyers with respect to the Retention And Disposition Of Lawyer’s Closed Files (Opinion 1192, issued in June) and the Disposition Of Wills (Opinion 1182, issued in January), which we previously addressed in March.

Explaining “as-a-service” using Pizza via 4PSA

Check out this clever post and diagram explaining "as-a-service" with Pizza.

New Windows exploit lets you instantly become admin. Have you patched? via ARS Technica

Zerologon lets anyone with a network toehold obtain domain-controller password.

Cyber Alert: Technical Approaches to Uncovering Remediating Malicious Activity

September 8, 2020 Cyber Alert: Technical Approaches to Uncovering and Remediating Malicious Activity OCR is sharing...

Missed the ARMA conference early bird deadline? Save money with the exclusive IG GURU promo code

When you sign up for ARMA InfoCon enter code IGGURU2020 and save $200 on your registration!

The Institute of Certified Records Managers (ICRM) Announces 2020 Election Results

Members & Candidates: We are pleased to announce that this year's Board of Regent election winners are as follows:President-Elect...

Remembering 9/11 Attacks – A Moment of Silence

On 9/11/2001 the attacks on the World Trade Centers began. Let us never forget.

New Health Apps Section on HHS.gov/HIPAA via OCR Listserv

On September 2nd, 2020, the OCR launched a new feature on HHS.gov, titled Health Apps.  This new webpage takes the place of OCR’s...

Tesla and FBI prevented $1 million ransomware hack at Gigafactory Nevada via Electrek

Based on the complaint, it sounds like he went above and beyond, not just to help prevent the attack on Tesla, but also to help the FBI find out more about the group.

DEADLINE EXTENDED – 2020 La ARMA Nostra Certification Reimbursement Program

Palmyra, NJ (2 September 2020) - The Foundation (ARMA International Educational Foundation, AIEF) is extending...

The Role of Medical Illustration in Visualizing and Understanding Microbes via Artwork Adobe

The use of art to illustrate and visualize microbes and other medical images may be a new record or archival classification you...

The Institute of Certified Records Managers (ICRM) Announces Online-Only Testing is Here!

Albany, NY, ICRM Business Office, September 1, 2020 - The Institute is launching Online Testing September 1. Candidates can now take exams through...

The Buyer’s Guide: 2020 Edition by i-SIGMA

Check out the 2020 i-SIGMA (PRISM/NAID) Buyer's Guide here.

Most Popular Web Browsers between 1995 and 2019 via Data is Beautiful

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zc9Oy_zdEwc Interesting how mobile devices really impacted the browser market.

Three New E-discovery Case Law Developments So Far in 2020 via Law.com

Registration to law.com is required and they discuss how native productions of Excel, a recent ESI sanction order, and how the impropriety...

Two Scary (Anecdotal) Data Points: MRFs with White Paper/The Run on Ink Cartridges via i-SIGMA

Why people working from home could create organizational risk from simply printing and recycling paper. Read more here.


Helpful tips from Polygon on how to recover books, papers, and files after natural disasters.

Waiver or Modification of Requirements Under Section 1135 of the Social Security Act in Louisiana and Texas as the Result of Hurricane Laura via...

August 27, 2020 Waiver or Modification of Requirements Under Section 1135 of the Social Security Act in Louisiana and...

Cloud Security Alliance, ISACA Announce Strategic Partnership to Reinvent Cloud Auditing and Assurance via ISACA Press Release

Organizations to collaborate on joint venture to bring the Certificate of Cloud Auditing Knowledge (CCAK) to the market via ISACA

Updated 2020 eDiscovery Reference Model (EDRM) Incorporates Information Governance via EDRM.net

Information Governance has been added to the new EDRM Model per EDRM.net. Check out the post below or download it here.

Microsoft Reveals New Innocent Ways Windows Users Can Get Hacked via The Hacker News

The article discusses what new vulnerabilities exist and how to close the gaps.

2020 LaARMA Nostra Certification Reimbursement Grant Program – Deadline September 6, 2020

2020 LaARMA Nostra Certification Program The ARMA International Educational Foundation (AIEF/Foundation) is pleased to announce it will administer La...

Looking for a Virtual CRA or CRM study group? Check out the latest WiredIn Podcast

Maria Martinez-Carey interviews Richard Gureski from ARMA Milwaukee on how his ARMA chapter is adapting to virtual meetings, and how they set...

The Little Book of BIG Scams via the Metropolitan Police

A fantastic resource to help organizations train, educate, and help their stakeholders how to avoid scams.

i-SIGMA Call For Presentations Now Open

i-SIGMA is looking for topic ideas and presentations for upcoming webinars and next year's Annual Conference. If you have an idea for...

Zoom Bug Allowed Snoopers Crack Private Meeting Passwords in Minutes via The Hacker News

Do not forget to update Zoom her this article.

ICRM is Moving to Online Testing this Fall

ICRM is proud to announce that we are moving to online-only testing this fall. The ICRM received overwhelming support to move towards...

Policy into Practice — Strategies for Operationalizing Your Records Retention Schedule from Zasio

Zasio posts a great article on how to create a records retention schedule here.

ARMA eliminates CEO position, will reevaluate business model per message to members

In an email today from ARMA President Jason Sterns, ARMA International will reevaluate their business model and as a result of that...

COVID-19 opens ‘Pandora’s box’ of Florida businesses’ privacy concerns via CSR and Florida Trends

Dr. Ross Federgreen, CEO of CSR, discusses privacy concerns during the COVID-19 pandemic here.

Privacy Expert Posts Infographic about Shcrems II and Privacy Shield

A High-Level Visual of the Schrems II JudgmentMost likely, privacy pros will need to have conversations with non-privacy business colleagues in...

Daniel Solove Releases Infographic of Brazil’s LGPD

Check out this link to view the infographic and learn more about Brazil's LGPD.