Friday Five: 10/12 Edition

New statistics on breached data in 2018 so far, HIPAA compliance or lack thereof, and a report on Pentagon security. Catch up on the week's news with this roundup!

California Passes Rigorous New Data Privacy Bill

California passed a sweeping data privacy bill on Thursday believed to be the strictest in the nation. The law will give consumers the ability to ask what data companies have on them and to sue over data breaches.

What is the NIST Cybersecurity Framework?

Learn what the NIST Cybersecurity Framework is, who it impacts, and how to implement it in Data Protection 101, our series on the fundamentals of information security.

52 Percent of Organizations Ready for GDPR

According to a recent survey 40 percent of companies said they won't be compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) when it goes into effect next month.