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IDG Contributor Network: Compliant does not equal protected: our false sense of security

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    It is no surprise that cybersecurity threats have risen to the top of the list of concerns for IT staff and even members of the C-Suite. With each new wave of breach incidents, lawmakers and regulators are exploring ways to create new compliance requirements or enhancing existing ones.

    The first half of October 2015 alone is proof of this. California Gov. Jerry Brown signed three new cybersecurity bills into law setting specific encryption standards, expanding the definition of personal information and requiring breach notifications to contain certain language. And the highest European Union court struck down the safe harbor provisions shared with the United States that allowed the transfer of personal information of EU citizens over such web sites as Google and Facebook.

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