GDPR

The Four Most Important Takeaways for Technical Safeguards and Compliance

StrongKey and Smith Anderson Law recently co-hosted a round table discussion on technical safeguards with approximately 20 executives from industries including government, healthcare, software,...
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Data Protection

TLS: Too Little Security

This article assumes basic knowledge of SSL, TLS, and how those support secure web browsing. For a thorough overview or just a refresher, check out this resource. Around the turn of the century,...
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Cybersecurity Industry

The Thales-Gemalto Merger: What Does It Mean?

As a longtime player in enterprise key management infrastructure, we have been advocating for stronger encryption, authentication and key management for years. We have worked to educate the market...
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Data Protection

The two most important steps to keep your data secure

Although we all recognize that keeping our data safe is important and encryption is something we've probably heard about, how many of us really understand what that means? I know I'm learning more...
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Data Protection

Why Software Remains Insecure—and Why It Really Shouldn't

In a recent blog post, Daniel Meissler theorizes that the benefits of quickly building bad software have so far outweighed the downsides. Though this sounds plausible and seductive, there is a...
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1 min read
Data Privacy - Jan 15, 2019

3 Ways to Get a Head Start in the Age of Privacy

There is a lot to think about with the impending Age of Privacy hanging over all of us. As written in Corporate Compliance Insights, there are three key steps to take when considering how to improve your business' privacy...
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4 min read
Breaches - Dec 18, 2018

Marriott—the 500M Record Scandal Marring the Hospitality Industry

I have been a customer of Marriott for over 25 years. With some exceptions, the Marriott chain has been able to hold onto my loyalty with their service better than banks, credit card issuers, airlines and other service...
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7 min read
FIDO - Nov 8, 2018

An In-Depth Guide to FIDO Protocols: U2F, UAF, and WebAuthn (FIDO2)

The FIDO Alliance is a non-profit group that was founded in 2012 with the goal of eliminating passwords from the internet through the use of cryptographic protocols. To learn more about the Alliance, read our FIDO 101 article ...
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12 min read
FIDO - Nov 8, 2018

FIDO 101: Understanding FIDO Strong Authentication and What It Can Do for You

What is FIDO? FIDO is an acronym for “Fast Identity Online.” The FIDO Alliance (www.fidoalliance.org) is a non-profit group that was founded in 2012 with the goal of eliminating passwords from the internet through the use of...
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