News & Updates
What’s the Difference between Redaction, Deidentification, and Anonymization?
Safeguarding your consumer data is your agency’s responsibility, be it a small business, large enterprise, or even a government entity to protect the information from abuse or breaches of their data systems. Ways that can be done is through redaction, anonymization, or de-identification of the data. Once data has been used, or reached the end of its lifespan, it must be destroyed.
Redaction in Medical Malpractice Litigation
Redaction is often used in medical malpractice litigation to hide the identities of patients who aren’t parties to the lawsuit. Materials needing editing generally do not comprise medical reports since these are unique to the patient whose case is in dispute. Instead, documents that require redaction are those that might infringe on other patients’ privacy.
How Technology Helps Active Shooter Interventions
Is there some way that the innovation of science and computational directives from technological advances can reduce active shooter situations? What type of tech is it, and how can we deploy it to minimize the number of lives lost in active shooter incidents?
School Reopenings & Student Privacy
Coronavirus is changing the way schools operate, and there is a significant change in the learning environment. If there are recordings of students participating, communicating, or even giving demonstrations, then the information faces FERPA policies and heavy redaction from school administrators or other resources.
CCPA is Here | Are You Compliant?
It would be in the best interest of your business to get on board. July 1, 2020, is the day that the California AG and all of California’s residents will have an opportunity to hold your company to account. Severe financial penalties will now follow failure to comply. There can be lawsuits, state, and consumer fines. For a company handling large amounts of consumer data, a single breach can cost them $2500 per consumer.
How AI Perceives the World?
As human beings, we often don’t give much thought to how we obtain information. After all, we’ve been doing it, adjusting, and soaking it in since birth. We use our five senses to explore our world and our surroundings to make judgments and decisions to classify pieces of information. So, how does Artificial Intelligence (AI) perform these very same tasks?
AI Development Pushed by Pandemics | Privacy Issues
Artificial intelligence, combined with machine learning, is the transformative technology of today and the future. Most people’s concern with AI, outside of privacy, is the idea that advanced technology will take over jobs but there is currently a wave of ethical problems with AI applications, which will continue into the future.
1984 Mass Surveillance is Here
In many countries, residents are aware of some degree of surveillance or security. Still, they may not be cognizant of the extent to which the degree of personal tracking is taking place. They may be unaware at times that the plane flying overhead is a spy plane equipped with data sensing equipment scooping up all the information from their cell phones as they record them from above with highly sensitive and detailed video systems.