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Reflections on Data Privacy Day and the Global Privacy Movement

By: John Ackerly and Will Ackerly We are in the beginning stages of a global…
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Signs of Progress Toward Federal Data Security and Privacy Legislation?

By: Andrea Little Limbago, Chief Social Scientist, Virtru The U.S. government took significant steps this…
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How Encryption Can Help with CFPB Compliance

Purchasing a home is one of the scariest and most exciting decisions a person can…
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These Two Countries Understand Encryption Better Than the United States

If you’ve read our Encryption 101 post or use Virtru to secure your email on…
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How Can Email Encryption Help With FERPA Compliance?

As the Common Core standards come into full swing, bringing computer-based standardized testing with them,…
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Why Encrypt? Email Privacy for Those With Nothing to Hide

When discussing email privacy, surveillance and encryption, you’ll sometimes hear the refrain, “Why should I…
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HIPAA Compliant Email Encryption – Looking Beyond Portals

Maintaining HIPAA compliant email between staff and patients can give healthcare providers plenty of headaches.…
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HIPAA Compliant Gmail — What You Need to Know

Last year, Gmail celebrated its 10th birthday — and with more than 500 million users,…
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The Impact of HIPAA on Email Communications — What You Need to Know Before You Click ‘Send’

The recent Sony Pictures hack exposed embarrassing emails, unreleased intellectual property and plenty of passwords,…
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GLBA Compliance – A Quick Guide to Gramm-Leach-Bliley and Financial Data Encryption

As we saw with last summer’s massive hack of JPMorgan Chase and other banks, cybercriminals…
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