Compliance Versus Security? More like Compliance AND Security

While the match — that of compliance and security — may not be as straightforward as say, marketing and sales, it’s a mutually beneficial relationship that should be considered a critical partnership for businesses this year, experts from American Cyber Security Management and ETHIX360 tell us.   Not only can the two functions work together…

Trending Topics in Compliance and Ethics

2017 has been quite the year, especially when it came to compliance and ethics. When I look back at all that has unfolded this year, it can be boiled down to a handful of unfortunate trends. The below list is not all-encompassing, but they have taken center stage in many companies, industries, and even in…

How Risk and Compliance Build Trust

Building trust in an organization in many respects depends on how well risks are identified and mitigated — a critical element in an effective compliance program. Yet, a joint survey conducted by Deloitte and Compliance Week found that 40 percent of companies do not perform an annual compliance risk assessment. “As global regulations proliferate and…

An Introduction to General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The following post was written by Janelle Hsia, Data Privacy and Security Consultant, American Cyber Security Management. The world today seems to be abuzz about General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). If you’re not buzzing – then you’re not in the know. When it comes to GDPR, people want to know what it is, who has…