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Blog Category - Regulations

Regulations

Prepare for New Regulations in Data Privacy Laws

Add data privacy laws to the list of trends whose adoption accelerated during the past few years. In 2018, a grand total of two privacy bills were introduced in U.S. statehouses, according to data shared by the International Association of...

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California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), Cybersecurity, Data & Cybersecurity, Internet of Things (IoT), Privacy, Public Policy, Regulations, Regulatory Requirements

Going Back 2 Cali: The Golden State Passes Two New Data Privacy/Security Laws

The California State Legislature recently completed a data privacy/data security two-step by passing two new laws with significant third party risk management implications for a broad collection of companies. In late September, California enacted what some are referring to as...

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Data & Cybersecurity, Data Breach, Public Policy, Regulations, Third Party Risk Management, Tools & Templates, Vendor Risk Management Maturity Model (VRMMM)

The Clock is Ticking …It’s Time to Focus on Maturing Vendor Risk Management Programs

Tick Tock. It’s that time of year again. Summer’s heat waves are retreating, school is in session, and budget planning is well underway for 2019 and beyond. Each year organizations typically take focused time during Q3/Q4 to evaluate their strategic...

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Regulations, Third Party Risk, Third Party Risk Management

The World is Looking to the US for Third Party Risk Guidance

As more organizations here in North America and overseas increasingly utilize third party vendors with a global presence to perform critical functions, process key transactions and provide exposure to sensitive proprietary information, those organizations with mature third party risk (TPR)...

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Certified Third Party Risk Professional (CTPRP), Collaborative Onsite Assessment, Program Tools, Regulations, Standards

Shared Assessments in 2014: A Good Year with So Much Ahead

It has been an exciting time to participate in the Shared Assessments Program. Looking back at 2014, it has been a good, active year, with the rollout of our Certified Third Party Risk Professional (CTPRP) certification, our kick-off of the...

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Regulations, Security

Whither Bank Regulation: Are We There Yet?

I began my banking career in 1978 at an eight-branch affiliate of a $3 billion bank holding company. One of my roles was security officer. The prevailing law addressing bank security is the Bank Protection Act of 1968. In 1978...

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