This week’s guest is Ron Hedges, former U.S. Federal Magistrate Judge. As US Federal Magistrate Judge, he made a landmark decision that imposed fines on a company for spoliation of electronically stored information (ESI). Since then he has written guides...
by IG GURU - 9/25/2019 Edward Snowden is the notorious former NSA contractor who blew the whistle on a mass surveillance program run by US intelligence officials. Recently, the US government filed a lawsuit days after the book was released to...
For those of us in the industry, the concepts of information governance (IG) are not foreign.  We know that IG is dynamic and there are many methodologies and best practices to help us with our programs. Last February, ARMA...
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.
Last week, i-SIGMA conducted a follow-up survey to continue to track how COVID-19 is impacting businesses within the IG industry. The results are now in and you can view how the findings compare to our survey results from last month.
Rejected FOIA requests, drone usage by the SDPD, pension awards, and information from SDSU are all highlighted in this article.
Ryan M. Zilm has been an active contributor to the Information Management profession for more than 20 years and currently is employed with U.S.A.A. as the Director of Information Lifecycle Management, based in Phoenix, Arizona. He received his M.B.A. from the...
Image from Pixabay.com by Amy Cavendish October 8, 2020 There have been numerous stories of individuals becoming rich as they invest in cryptocurrency. Because of the surge in crypto value, cyber-attackers are escalating efforts in a bid to lay their hands on...
A great article to share with your IT team members.
The dark side of the Internet, also known as the “dark web," is an unregulated part of the Internet. In this way, the dark web can open doors to illegal activity. From credential theft to credit card fraud, there...
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s competition watchdog on Monday recommended tougher scrutiny and a new regulatory body to check the dominance of tech giants Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc’s Google in the country’s online advertising and news markets. Source
Anita Gail Moody pleaded guilty to stealing about $11 million from the bank she ran in Cooper by writing more than 100 bogus loans and then trying to cover-up the crime

Top Posts on IG GURU in 2019

Security, blockchain, legacy media (tape), leadership, frameworks, and misuse of information continue to be popular topics on IG GURU. Below are the top posts from 2019. 14 ways to create a secure password Popular Information Governance Frameworks and Models What is...
Big data is the backbone of modern business, but before it can be used, it has to be properly managed. Here's an overview of the ins and outs of data management.
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