Computing security includes identity management to ensure proper access controls to controlled or sensitive information and permission rights for individuals to view information and data maintained by others. Security is maintained by administrators with encryption and password control and through the use of tokens or biometric devices to ensure user identity.

A recently released Accenture survey, "Eighty Percent of Consumers Believe Total Data Privacy No Longer Exists," outlines six ways in which consumers would like companies to be transparent about how their personal information is being protected.
Information Management NewsNew survey and risk assessment show vendor risk management practices are lacking
TrendsTrustworthiness of networks, device theft and stolen identity risks top consumer concerns
ColumnAfter working closely with service companies of varying sizes over the past few years, I’ve concluded that they are fully aware of their HIPAA compliance obligations but often lack the funding, staffing or security expertise to adequately address them.
Information Management NewsOn Wednesday, the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council announced plans for cybersecurity risk assessments of banks during a webinar.
BlogAs we watch and see if fitness data proves fit for the purpose of its many potential uses, we should keep a close eye on not only data accuracy, but also data privacy
TrendsGartner says securing the IoT expands the responsibility of the traditional IT security practice
CommentaryInsurers are on the front lines of the cyber risk fight and can help clients discover and leverage best practices across industries.
TrendsInvestments in content security by small businesses worldwide will see a compound annual growth rate of 7.8 percent between 2014 and 2017
TrendsResearch by McKinsey and the World Economic Forum points to a widening range of technology vulnerabilities and potentially huge losses in value tied to innovation.
CommentaryThreats to the security and privacy of patient data in the U.S. healthcare system are increasing, healthcare organizations continue to struggle with the increasingly complex federal and state privacy and security regulations, and many, if not most, providers have experienced a data breach.
NewsSecurity experts are urging consumers to change their Web passwords after the recent disclosure of a vulnerability touching wide swaths of the Internet
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