Cloud Compliance Federal Regulations and Industry Regulations
- April 13, 2017
The government needs a better definition for an act of cyberwarfare, says ex-CIA Director Michael Hayden, because he doesn't think the U.S. election hacking applies.
- July 15, 2016
The U.S. Court of Appeals ruled in favor of Microsoft regarding a controversial email privacy case with the U.S. government that involves data stored in an offshore data center.
- July 13, 2016
Cloud apps and cloud customers face challenges in complying with the EU GDPR as the new data protection regulation is set to take effect in less than two years.
- March 01, 2016
During a panel discussion at RSA Conference 2016, representatives from top cloud providers such as Google and Microsoft discussed the legal battle between Apple and the FBI over encrypted data.
- February 03, 2016
The EU and U.S. agree on Privacy Shield as the replacement for the Safe Harbor framework for transatlantic data flows, though questions remain over privacy protection details.
- January 28, 2016
An advocacy group representing cloud providers such as Hewlett Packard Enterprise and IBM has criticized FedRAMP and called on the government to fix the cloud certification program.
- April 09, 2015
CipherCloud's new Global Compliance Resource Center aims to clear up the confusion around global compliance and data privacy protection laws as they pertain to the cloud.
- March 27, 2015
A new report on government cybersecurity efforts delivered some troubling findings for the federal government's cloud operations.
- January 16, 2015
Cloud collaboration firm Ribose became the first company to achieve the Cloud Security Alliance's STAR Attestation process.
- November 19, 2014
Newly announced Amazon Web Services security features include an encryption key management service intended to boost cloud security and strengthen appeal of AWS to enterprises.
- May 29, 2014
The consequences for cloud service providers missing the FedRAMP deadline remain unclear, though experts say those in the queue are in good shape.
- January 22, 2014
The updated EU General Data Protection Regulation raises breach penalties for enterprises operating in the EU. Attorney Francois Gilbert explains.
- May 23, 2013
AWS becomes the biggest cloud provider to earn FedRAMP certification, easing the transition to AWS for U.S. government agencies.
- September 05, 2012
Group will develop standards for communicating cloud data privacy measures.
- June 11, 2012
The GSA says cloud providers are lining up for FedRAMP certification, and its continuous cloud monitoring guidelines are a few weeks away.