Welcome Listserv Members!

Welcome Listserv Members! Welcome to IG GURU – www.igguru.net! Peter, Marc, and the founders of the Listserv did a fantastic job providing a community and forum...

TIME TO STOP ABUSING FEMALE PROFESSIONALS IN INFORMATION SECURITY

by Dr. Jan Buitron, DCS, MSIA, CISSP, MCSE I have been in Information Technology since the late 1980s. I worked my way into one domain...

Why Digital Archives Expand Access and Awareness

I was once the director of an archival collection related to historical buildings around the world. From Babylon to Bauhaus, the collection held just...

The Chief Privacy Officer: A Must Hire in Today’s Complex Digital...

8/15/2018 By Roy E. Hadley, Jr. Attorney with Adams and Reese The news is full of breaches of trust with respect to how companies are mishandling consumer...

Kevin Parker, #InfoGov18 Speaker Interview Series

We’re pleased to bring you a series of interviews with some of the presenters at The Information Governance Conference 2018. The Information Governance Conference...

FTC Gives Final Approval to Settlement with Phone Maker BLU

The Federal Trade Commission has given final approval to a settlement with mobile phone manufacturer BLU Products, Inc. and its co-owner over allegations that they deceived...

IG GURU gets a new logo!

Proud to announce we have a new logo!  We did not anticipate our site growing as quickly as it has, so we wanted to...

Announcing the PRISM International Writer’s Challenge

In academia the mantra is “publish or perish.” And, while that may not be the case in the world of RIM services, it is hard...

NAGARA 2019 – Now Accepting Session Proposals!

The National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators (NAGARA) will meet in St. Paul, MN from July 17-20, 2019 for the 2019 NAGARA...

9/11 – Never Forget

“One of the worst days in America’s history saw some of the bravest acts in Americans’ history. We’ll always honor the heroes of 9/11....

i-SIGMA Board to Consider Addition of Solid State Drive Erasure to...

After more than a year of planning and postponements related to the recent merger, the i-SIGMA Board of Directors will decide whether or not...

Healthcare Data Breaches: The Way Forward

February 7, 2018 Editors note: The following blog was authored by Navneeta Rathor, Dr. Mansur Hasib Has reviewed and approved the content. Navneeta is currently...

Everything You Need to Know About Cryptocurrency Regulation (Right Now)

By UpCounsel Corporate & Securities Attorney Gary Ross The meteoric rise of cryptocurrencies has taken the world by storm. Innovators, investors, users, and governments are scrambling...

Avoiding Financial Pitfalls in Your First Year as a RIM/IG Consultant

This article is a follow-up to a previous article entitled How to Start a RIM/IG Consulting Practice. Congratulations! You are an independent RIM/IG consultant now. As...

When is Blockchain not secure? Learn why you need Blockchain Defender

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bykyvmYvVjQ&feature=youtu.be

McCain Leaves a Rich Cyber Legacy

AUGUST 27, 2018 08:48 PM ET The late senator pushed relentlessly for the government to develop a comprehensive cyber deterrence strategy. By Joseph Marks, Senior Correspondent Shortly before Gen....

AIEF Call for Posters

The 63rd Annual ARMA Conference & Expo will take place at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA from October 22-24, 2018.   The conference...

COSA – NAGARA – SAA Event Wraps Up

NAGARA thanks all those who worked so hard to make ARCHIVES*RECORDS 2018, the Joint Annual Meeting of CoSA/NAGARA/SAA, a huge success! We also wish to...

Google Tracks Location Data Even When Users Turn Service Off, AP...

By Emily McCormick August 13, 2018, 11:45 AM EDT Updated on August 13, 2018, 2:16 PM EDT Google’s smartphone services store users’ locations even when privacy settings are adjusted...

Watch how Rachel Tobac hacks an election Machine @defcon

Rachel Tobac‏ @RachelTobac FollowFollow @RachelTobac https://twitter.com/RachelTobac/status/1028437783050776576?s=19 At @defcon hacking conference and just learned how easy it is to physically gain admin access on a voting machine that is used...