Data minimization

More Data, More Problems:Why Data Minimization should be a first step before De-identification,Anonymization or similar methods.

Data minimization can shrink a company’s data footprint which lessens the impact of a data breach on businesses and consumers alike. Data minimization is a practice business must put in place, even if they are already using another strategy to prevent identification of stored personal data. Minimization is more than a best practice; it is a standard that allows companies to show due diligence and a commitment to protecting consumer data.

Data Governanace and minimization

The Barbarians are Already Through the Gate: Why Data Governance and Data Minimization are Necessary to Protect Consumer Data

The Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack, the Solarwinds Breach, and other recent attacks have made one thing abundantly clear; threats from malware, ransomware, and phishing are an inevitability. So long as hackers can make money from cyber attacks, there will be a palpable threat to every company, school, and government system. The response to cyber attacks…

How Accurate Is Your Record of Processing Activities (RoPA)? The First Step for Your Data Privacy Program, Explained

Article 30, on Processing Record keeping, is one of the most important GDPR obligations companies need to understand. Article 30 requires companies to keep a detailed record of all activities related to the processing of personal data, also known as a Record of Processing Activities (RoPA). While a RoPA is only required under GDPR, it…

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Mid-Atlantic Venture Association (MAVA) recognizes Ardent Security, LLC

At the TechBuzz 2017 event, The Mid-Atlantic Venture Association (MAVA) recognized Ardent Security, LLC, as one of the up-and-coming early stage technology companies in the Mid-Atlantic. Featured TechBUZZ presenting companies were selected because of their innovative technology, approach to a commerce or enterprise problem, or perhaps a new twist to a market maker’s approach, making…

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MCCC GovConNet Pathway to Growth Procurement Conference

Ardent Security founder Mr. Sameer Ahirrao moderated a panel on “Cyber Acquisition Policies and Procedures (Modernization) in Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce’s GovConNet Conference. Attendees heard from industry and government leaders about what the federal government is doing to implement digital transformations across multiple agencies by Traci Walker ,Lead Contracting Officer, U.S. Digital Service, Executive…

Join session by Sameer Ahirrao on “Data Minimization” @ISACA CMC chapter in Linthicum Heights, Maryland

Join Ardent Founder and CEO Sameer Ahirrao , on March 13 at ISACA Central Maryland chapter event at The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute of Technology (CCMIT) in Linthicum Heights, MD for session ” Data Minimization: Storage Is Cheap, Securing Data is not! To register for event or more information on event follow this link . https://engage.isaca.org/centralmarylandchapter/events/eventdescription?CalendarEventKey=f1f6cb74-3a73-479d-b1a8-f078f2b7d844&CommunityKey=09fbd761-fd3f-4fea-bc56-dab054e25430&Home=%2fcentralmarylandchapter%2fhome In data centric world…