Nov 05, 2010 -The European Commission is revising its data protection rules, which could change how law enforcement can use personal data, among other things. White House sets in motion effort to make uniform the classification of controlled unclassified information among agencies to streamline information sharing, which could help with homeland security intelligence analysis. And more.
Nov 03, 2010 -Google, the Internet's dominant search engine, has initiated an experimental new program to help it find the security vulnerabilities of its Web properties that display or manage highly sensitive authenticated user data. It is crowd sourcing the task, inviting anyone to find bugs or other vulnerabilities; those who do will be awarded prize money for their work.
Oct 29, 2010 -A CNN employee's encounter at an airport draws attention to security pat-downs. Risks of free wireless connections in public spaces--and what you can do about them. A new online resource offers companies guidance in developing policies to help employees dealing with domestic abuse and related issues. And more.