We cannot attribute the beginning of cloud computing to a particular person or time. It evolved with the evolution of Internet and enterprise computing. We may be able to trace its roots all the way back when Dr. Larry Roberts developed the ARPANET in 1969. (Whitman & Mattord, 2016) While the evolution of ARPANET, to Ethernet… Continue reading Cloud Computing and Data Security
The Open Group Security Practitioners Conference Day 1
Proceedings from the The Open Group Security Practitioners Conference at Toronto – July 22, 2009.
Internet Traffic Shaping in Canada
ISPs wants to shape internet traffic while Canadians are still waiting to know the effects on Privacy if two bills – Investigative Powers for the 21st Century Act and the Technical Assistance for Law Enforcement in the 21st Century Act – becomes law.
Critical Security Controls
What are the Critical Security Controls per US federal organizations? Important points and thoughts.
Protect Medical Records
Do we trust our medical history with our physicians and hospitals? Such information need to be encrypted or obfuscated.
EDW Regulations and Implications
Some of the regulations that needs to be considered while building an Enterprise Data Warehouse in North America are SOX and GLB of the US, Bill 198 and PIPEDA of Canada and PCI.
Google to follow PIPEDA
Google announced today that it will follow the Canadian Privacy Law (PIPEDA) when it comes to Street View imaging. Canada’s privacy commissioner is happy and thinks Google and Calgary based Immersive Media is heading in the right direction. The commissioner is yet to hear the formal announcement from the both the companies.