Categories for Compliance

What’s the Actual Role of Compliance?

May 26, 2015 |
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Not long ago, I claimed on this blog that compliance is dead. Obviously, my point wasn’t that standards such as HIPAA and PCI DSS aren’t necessary, or that they aren’t evolving, because they are – it was that organizations have... Read More

The Real Cost of a Data Breach

May 14, 2015 |
The real cost of a data breach

If there’s one thing that organizations want to know about their IT security risk, it’s how much a data breach would affect their bottom line. No amount of intelligence on attack vectors, exploits and vulnerabilities can match the impact of... Read More

Why Compliance is Dead

March 5, 2015 |
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Information security experts have long warned that compliance does not equal security. They’ve argued that simply meeting a set of minimum requirements, whether it’s PCI DSS, SOX or HIPAA, is no substitute for making security part of day-to-day life. What... Read More

2015 Compliance Predictions

January 6, 2015 |

Highly regulated industries from healthcare and financial services to government agencies have had to make compliance part of the bread and butter of the organization. Now with increased global regulation, public and private companies, regardless of industry, are facing the... Read More

Cryptzone’s Top 5 Blogs of 2014

January 5, 2015 |
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2014 was an incredibly eventful year for Cryptzone and for the information security industry in general. The first milestone for us was our acquisition in April 2014 by Medina Capital, which helped us grow rapidly through the rest of the... Read More

3 Holiday Behaviors Putting Sensitive Data at Risk

December 19, 2014 |
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Tis the season…for shopping, companies wrapping up their end of year, and employees unwittingly doing things that compromise sensitive data and company networks.  We recently shared our thoughts with HelpNetSecurity on the season’s three holiday behaviors putting sensitive data at... Read More