Data security

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Data security and PCI DSS

My colleague Brad Freedman recently wrote a short piece on the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (“PCI DSS”), a contractual standard for the protection of data regarding payment cards issued by the major card brands, including Visa, MasterCard and American Express. Organizations that accept payment card transactions or store, process or transmit payment card data […] Read more

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Plateformes mobiles et chiffrement : tendances et enjeux en matière de vie privée et de sécurité

Auteure: Isabel Poirier Étudiante au cours de DRT6929E Se tenait la semaine dernière à Barcelone, le Congrès mondial de la téléphonie mobile 2015 où quelques récentes applications et nouveaux appareils mobiles axés sur la vie privée ont été présentés; ils ont la particularité de permettre le chiffrement/cryptage de données de communication. Parmi les médias ayant […] Read more

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In matters of data security, a law firm’s lawyers are often the weakest link

Featured as a privacy expert Keeping clients’ data safe has always been essential for lawyers and their law firms. And the challenge isn’t about to get any easier as they face a vast and growing underground community of hackers who can readily adapt to evolving security technologies and tactics. “It’s a mammoth problem that’s being […] Read more