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Through the GRC Lens: November
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Through the GRC Lens: November

Marriott’s massive data breach, Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn’s arrest, and the CEO exit of Walmart’s India acquisition — here’s a round-up of November’s top GRC news headlines.  Marriott Discloses One of the Biggest Data Breaches in History November saw yet another data breach. This time, it was the hospitality industry that fell victim to hackers […]

Through the GRC Lens: October
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Through the GRC Lens: October

Google’s failure to disclose a data breach, California’s tough new laws on corporate governance and net neutrality, and Silicon Valley’s #MeToo — here’s a round-up of October’s top GRC news headlines. Google Fails to Disclose a Data Breach At the height of Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica scandal, when the social media giant faced widespread backlash for […]

Like Humpty Dumpty’s fall from the wall, a major data breach can crack a government
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Like Humpty Dumpty’s fall from the wall, a major data breach can crack a government

When governments suffer data leaks, the traditional fallout of breaches are combined with political scandal – the impact is multiplied and scrutiny magnified. Questions are asked around why information was withheld or, if announced soon after discovery, why it took so long to uncover. Just as a business suffers reputation damage after a breach, the […]