Cyber Risk and Privacy

The A-LIGN Advantage: Unify Your Audit Experience across Multiple Standards with a Single-Provider Approach

The A-LIGN Advantage: Unify Your Audit Experience with a Single-Provider Approach

“Don’t swap horses in the middle of the stream.” – Abraham Lincoln The emergence of automated security and compliance solutions still leaves organizations with a problem: these point solutions are unable to provide independent third-party certification.

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Privacy Shield and the GDPR: Inadequate Protection for Cross-border Data Transfers

Privacy Shield and the GDPR

On July 16, 2020, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued a landmark judgement that Privacy Shield is “invalid” because it does not provide “adequate protection” under Article 45 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for transfers of personal data of individuals located in the European Union to the United States.

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ISO 27701 Streamlines Data Privacy, Incorporates GDPR and CCPA concepts into Certifiable Standard

ISO 27701 Streamlines Data Privacy A-LIGN GDPR CCPA

Let A-LIGN guide your journey from Information Security Management System (ISMS) to Privacy Information Management System (PIMS)

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Strategic Compliance:
Fact and Fiction


The most profound change that IT leaders need to make in their approach to strategic compliance is to their own mind. There are many self-imposed limiting beliefs that must be overcome.

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Transforming Compliance to Enable Digital Transformation


Business has been transformed from the PC and corporate networks to mobile devices and cloud computing. Digital transformation is readily available to every organization but requires cybersecurity and compliance.

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The Apex of Strategic Compliance


There is no denying that we have entered a new zeitgeist with strategic compliance. Organizations have been thrust into thinking about how to securely enable the productivity of a remote workforce.

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Establishing a Center of Excellence with A-LIGN


TIBCO Software Inc., a global leader in enterprise data, empowers its customers to connect, unify and confidently predict business outcomes, solving the world’s most complex data-driven challenges.

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3 Reasons to Backup Your Data on World Backup Day


As more and more data is generated daily, this information often lives in only one place – local hard drives, smartphones or the cloud – and keeping multiple copies of this data, a backup, is often a process that is overlooked.

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Why Cybersecurity and Privacy Due Diligence is Important for Private Equity Firms

Why Cybersecurity and Privacy Due Diligence is Important for Private Equity Firms_blog

A strong cybersecurity and risk posture is increasingly important in today’s business world, which is why it is imperative that private equity investors build cybersecurity and privacy modules into their due diligence.

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Responding To and Preparing For a Data Breach: Not If, But When (Florida CPA Today)

Data Breach Florida CPA Today

When preparing for breaches, companies should think in terms of “WHEN a breach happens, we will do this” instead of “We will do this IF a breach happens.”

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