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Am I my brother’s breacher?

by Ian Glazer  |  April 4, 2011

Last week multi-channel marketing service provider Epsilon suffered a breach. By now it’s highly likely that you received an email from a company you do business with explaining that your...

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SAS 70 not a proof of security, privacy or 'ccompliance'

by Jay Heiser  |  July 14, 2010

"In a somewhat startling revelation, Gartner analysts have claimed that Statements on Auditing Standards (SAS) 70 is being misused by many vendors, and often their customers and certified public accountants...

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The SAS 70 Charade

by Jay Heiser  |  July 5, 2010

SAS 70 is  a) not a certification, b) not a standard, and c) isn't meant to be applied the way it is being applied now.  To be fair, all service...

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Why I'm ambiguous about SaaS email

by Jay Heiser  |  June 30, 2010

Ideally, there would be no sensitive data in email, or it would be encrypted.  Email is an unsafe, and unreliable service, and it leaks like a sieve. It was never...

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