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May 22, 2018

Does the GDPR “due date” remind us of Y2K? What will really happen on May 25th? No one really knows for sure the answer to this question but likely there will be a lot of work to continue to do in the months (and perhaps years) to follow May 25th, 2018 …

April 6, 2018

April 6th, 2018 Chad Boeckmann, Secure Digital Solutions A security program, as it evolves and matures, will typically experience four types of leader personalities. These personalities may even occur within the same individual if that individual adapt …

January 16, 2018

January 16th, 2018 Adam Stone, Principal Consultant Are you falling into the rut known as the great GDPR compliance panic of 2018? Stop worrying. Many data security and privacy leaders have successfully addressed the challenges of new regulatory compli …

December 11, 2017

Original: October 19th, 2016Updated: December 11th, 2017 Mike Edlund, Solutions Manager Cyber Security Service Catalog Enables Strategy Creating a Security Services Catalog for a security team begins to drive value across the business by establishing a …

October 18, 2017

October 18th, 2017 Ed Snodgrass, CISO, Secure Digital Solutions This article was originally posted on Forbes . Virtually everyone wants to be healthier. Good health and fitness provide a multitude of benefits. Better quality of life, increased energy, …

August 22, 2017

originally featured on CSO Online August 23rd, 2017 Ed Snodgrass, CISO   Maturity is an interesting word. We’ve heard it throughout our lives and it’s had different meanings in different contexts.  As a child, we heard it from our parents regardin …

August 11, 2017

This article was originally posted on CSO Online August 11th, 2017 By Ed Snodgrass, CISO Photo Credit: Michael Kan Chances are you’ve seen a similar image over the past several months.  Either on internal systems (hopefully not) or within the countless …

July 20, 2017

July 20th, 2017 Adam Stone, Principal and Chief Privacy Officer How Will Information Security Support GDPR Compliance? The effective date of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) advances like a slow-motion tsunami rolling across the Atlan …

July 12, 2017

Understanding GDPR: The Security Leader’s (Really Concise) Primer July 11th, 2017 Adam Stone, Chief Privacy Officer and Principal   As the effective date for the GDPR nears, the team at Secure Digital Solutions (SDS) are experiencing a significant …

June 29, 2017

June 29, 2017 Ed Snodgrass, CISO, Secure Digital Solutions On Friday, June 23, Anthem Healthcare agreed to settle a series of lawsuits related to the company’s 2015 data breach, which impacted 78.8 million individuals. The settlement includes a payment …