Monthly Archives: November 2010


(ISC)2® ThinkTank: “Identity Aware Data Protection and Control”

Posted on by Mary Brown

Participate in the upcoming (ISC)2 ThinkTank on Identity Aware Data Protection and Control, on December 14 at noon Eastern Time sponsored by Capella University and CA Technologies. Learn more .

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Tenure track position for PhD info. assurance – U of Illinois

Posted on by Dr. Steven Brown

A tenure track position for a PhD information assurance is being offered by University of Illinios. Inquire here if interested. NOTE: This position is no longer available. (12/28/11)

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Wasn’t HIPAA supposed to help protect our medical information?

Posted on by Dr. Steven Brown

It seems that there is some discussion about creating a federal health database, as part of the Affordable Care Act passed earlier this year, according to the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM)

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Cyber Security and National Policy

Posted on by Mary Brown

Dan Geer wrote an an interesting article on cybersecurity and national policy. He points out the importance of being able to measure what we do and speculates that security vendors will not be motivated to invent security controls that don’t … Continue reading

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