Data Privacy

Monthly report: September 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 114 influencers like BrianHonan #BLM He/Him and Whitney Merrill, discussing hashtags such as #GDPR , #DataBreach and #compliance.
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Why Californians Should Vote No on Proposition 24

On Oct 1, 2020
@wbm312 shared
RT @NoOn24CA: "We need to ensure privacy for all and limit any pay-for-privacy schemes that entice the most vulnerable to give up their privacy... #Prop24 would expand rather than limit pay-for-privacy schemes. " @DigitalDemoc says VOTE #NOonProp24 https://t.co/IBQMLPKCUm
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We need default privacy settings that limit the sharing and selling of personal information, and the use of data for targeted advertising, personalized content, and other manipulative practices. In other words, we need to limit harmful data-use practices by default, and place the ...

www.democraticmedia.org
On Oct 1, 2020
@wbm312 shared
RT @NoOn24CA: "We need to ensure privacy for all and limit any pay-for-privacy schemes that entice the most vulnerable to give up their privacy... #Prop24 would expand rather than limit pay-for-privacy schemes. " @DigitalDemoc says VOTE #NOonProp24 https://t.co/IBQMLPKCUm
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Why Californians Should Vote No on Proposition 24

Why Californians Should Vote No on Proposition 24

We need default privacy settings that limit the sharing and selling of personal information, and the use of data for targeted advertising, personalized content, and other manipulative ...

Blackbaud Ransomware Breach Victims, Lawsuits Pile Up

On Sep 24, 2020
@healthinfosec shared
#Blackbaud #Ransomware #Breach Victims, Lawsuits Piling Up: More Entities Reporting Breaches Tied to Attack, Millions Affected https://t.co/QfAkFgIkjn
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As the tally of reported heath data breaches related to the May ransomware attack on Blackbaud continues to climb, so do the number of lawsuits filed against the

On Sep 24, 2020
@healthinfosec shared
#Blackbaud #Ransomware #Breach Victims, Lawsuits Piling Up: More Entities Reporting Breaches Tied to Attack, Millions Affected https://t.co/QfAkFgIkjn
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Blackbaud Ransomware Breach Victims, Lawsuits Pile Up

Blackbaud Ransomware Breach Victims, Lawsuits Pile Up

As the tally of reported heath data breaches related to the May ransomware attack on Blackbaud continues to climb, so do the number of lawsuits filed against the

2. Password management and mobile security

On Sep 25, 2020
@taviso shared
@seanieb @benadida @tqbf The data shows that more people manually opt-in to using unique passwords than have ever used 2FA, so it seems like maybe you have a little less experience than you thought? https://t.co/padxFCwUAD
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Individuals play a critical role in their own digital security. The weak link in many personal data breaches can be traced back to an overly simple

www.pewresearch.org
On Sep 25, 2020
@taviso shared
@seanieb @benadida @tqbf The data shows that more people manually opt-in to using unique passwords than have ever used 2FA, so it seems like maybe you have a little less experience than you thought? https://t.co/padxFCwUAD
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2. Password management and mobile security

2. Password management and mobile security

Individuals play a critical role in their own digital security. The weak link in many personal data breaches can be traced back to an overly simple

Beth.technology Posts

On Sep 29, 2020
@msuiche shared
RT @Marlin_Capital: Just released an in-depth report on $CRWD for https://t.co/19gms1SEm4 premium subscribers. https://t.co/QdbvFlzNu3
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beth.technology
On Sep 29, 2020
@msuiche shared
RT @Marlin_Capital: Just released an in-depth report on $CRWD for https://t.co/19gms1SEm4 premium subscribers. https://t.co/QdbvFlzNu3
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Beth.technology Posts

Beth.technology Posts

Choose the best tech stocks for your portfolio. Beth Kindig provides weekly analysis and a free newsletter to help predict the best tech stocks to buy.

App bans won’t make US security risks disappear

On Sep 27, 2020
@Infosec_Tourist shared
RT @techreview: The problem isn’t TikTok and WeChat. They “would probably not immediately pass muster under a well-designed US regulatory system,” writes @gwbstr. The problem is the US system lets *any* company pillage users’ data with virtually no accountability. https://t.co/f43JLJfW7O
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Will the US government ban TikTok and WeChat, or won’t it—and why? With the Trump administration issuing vaguely phrased executive orders and policies about the apps, even as legal challenges against potential bans move through the courts and the president gives his “blessing” to a deal ...

www.technologyreview.com
On Sep 27, 2020
@Infosec_Tourist shared
RT @techreview: The problem isn’t TikTok and WeChat. They “would probably not immediately pass muster under a well-designed US regulatory system,” writes @gwbstr. The problem is the US system lets *any* company pillage users’ data with virtually no accountability. https://t.co/f43JLJfW7O
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App bans won’t make US security risks disappear

App bans won’t make US security risks disappear

Will the US government ban TikTok and WeChat, or won’t it—and why? With the Trump administration issuing vaguely phrased executive orders and policies about the apps, even as legal ...

Senators Demand More Details on VA Breach

On Sep 18, 2020
@healthinfosec shared
Senators Demand More Details on #VA #DataBreach - Lawmakers Say 17,000 #Healthcare Providers Affected; VA Disputes Claim https://t.co/G0Ufx0LQev
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Several Senate Democrats are demanding answers from the Department of Veterans Affairs about cybersecurity practices after a breach that the VA says exposed data on

On Sep 18, 2020
@healthinfosec shared
Senators Demand More Details on #VA #DataBreach - Lawmakers Say 17,000 #Healthcare Providers Affected; VA Disputes Claim https://t.co/G0Ufx0LQev
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Senators Demand More Details on VA Breach

Senators Demand More Details on VA Breach

Several Senate Democrats are demanding answers from the Department of Veterans Affairs about cybersecurity practices after a breach that the VA says exposed data on

The Importance of Digital Certificates to DevOps Teams

On Sep 28, 2020
@opexxx shared
RT @evanderburg: The Importance of Digital Certificates to DevOps Teams https://t.co/UNg8GNhNT2 https://t.co/2Ml3aEihBI
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Certificate management is an important element of ensuring DevOps processes run smoothly Organizations are increasingly integrating DevOps into their app

devops.com
On Sep 28, 2020
@opexxx shared
RT @evanderburg: The Importance of Digital Certificates to DevOps Teams https://t.co/UNg8GNhNT2 https://t.co/2Ml3aEihBI
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The Importance of Digital Certificates to DevOps Teams

The Importance of Digital Certificates to DevOps Teams

Certificate management is an important element of ensuring DevOps processes run smoothly Organizations are increasingly integrating DevOps into their app

Security teams strain to complete compliance audits under COVID

On Sep 22, 2020
@RSAsecurity shared
RSA CDO Dr. @Zulfikar_Ramzan shares his thoughts on #compliance challenges that businesses are facing amid today's disruption. Read why efficiently responding to data subject access requests (#DSARs) is a particularly tricky challenge (via @SCmagazineUK): https://t.co/cweaa5NV1i
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Don’t expect leniency from regulatory and certification bodies, but at least they are accommodating remote audits.

www.scmagazine.com
On Sep 22, 2020
@RSAsecurity shared
RSA CDO Dr. @Zulfikar_Ramzan shares his thoughts on #compliance challenges that businesses are facing amid today's disruption. Read why efficiently responding to data subject access requests (#DSARs) is a particularly tricky challenge (via @SCmagazineUK): https://t.co/cweaa5NV1i
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Security teams strain to complete compliance audits under COVID

Security teams strain to complete compliance audits under COVID

Don’t expect leniency from regulatory and certification bodies, but at least they are accommodating remote audits.

Top Influencers

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CEO of @bhconsulting, Blogger, Author, Founder & Head of Ireland's CSIRT @irisscert, & former Special Advisor on CyberSecurity to Europol. PGP ID 0xF1B5CF7D

Follow 34.9k Followers

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Privacy/infosec lawyer. Hacker, badgelifer & founder @Cryptovillage. Fighting for privacy, digital civil liberties & the users. Prev. @EA @FTC views=own

Follow 19.8k Followers

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Expert in information security management (ISO 27001 standard) and business continuity management (ISO 22301/BS 25999-2 standard)

Follow 40.1k Followers

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@techreview cyber reporter. [email protected] & Signal: +1-650-488-7247.

Follow 13.0k Followers

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The official Twitter handle for the Microsoft Security team. Follow for news, updates, and much more.

Follow 298.2k Followers

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Follow 11.8k Followers

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HealthcareInfoSecurity brings you the most up-to-date healthcare security, #HIPAA and risk management news. Part of the @ISMG_News network.

Follow 5.0k Followers

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Vulnerability researcher at Google. This is a personal stream, opinions expressed are mine.

Follow 113.6k Followers

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Rejecting Infosec & other BS. Insider Threat, KSE OS controls/ impact of trustworthy computing i.e.- Red Team fails.Anti-corruption,Pro-ethics/justice/equality.

Follow 2.0k Followers

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We create technology to help you address the challenges of security, risk management and fraud in the digital era. For support: @RSASupportDesk

Follow 118.2k Followers

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Award-winning technologist, bestselling author, CISSP 1996, MSc 2016. Researching life, hoping to make it better for more people. Partner of amazing @Chey_Cobb

Follow 4.5k Followers

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@OPCDE & Founder of @ComaeTech Discord: https://t.co/T87FskLv4c Memory Analysis w/ Comae: https://t.co/89crmzfg5J Email is right below 👇

Follow 29.8k Followers

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journalist covering hackers/crime/privacy for @motherboard. Signal: +44 20 8133 5190. Wickr: josephcox. XMPP: [email protected] Email: [email protected]

Follow 63.0k Followers

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UK Cyber Information Security Expert, Blogger, Writer & Security Professional CISSP, certified Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator, ISO27001 Lead & PCI ISA.

Follow 10.6k Followers

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IT Security, cynically aged. Maths. Some nukes. Four languages. Longing for Symbolics and Connection Machines. Keeper of Ancient Computing Lore. Ⓐ

Follow 7.4k Followers

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Founder & CTO of Security Weekly

Follow 68.0k Followers

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lead architect/co-founder @Recon_InfoSec / https://t.co/zDv6JNvjZ5 / #HackerTracker | previously @RedHat @BoozAllen @NAVWARHQ | ♥♥♥ == nerdery, crossfit, whiskey, sweatpants

Follow 25.7k Followers

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Very Good Security // Fellow: Atlantic Council, NATO Cyber Centre, DSI Berlin

Follow 5.6k Followers

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Head of Advisory CISOs at @duosec (now @Cisco). Recovering industry analyst, research director and CISO. My opinions, let me show you them. She/her

Follow 28.2k Followers