Privacy Advisor

Obstacles and recommendations for compliance, global dependencies, business demands

December 1, 2005

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OBSTACLE:

Compliance   

RECOMMENDATION:

  • Seize the opportunity to promote info security as integral to the business
  • Integrate regulatory compliance into the InfoSec practices

OBSTACLE:

Global Dependencies

RECOMMENDATION:

  • Increase the value of working with third parties and outsourcing
  • Apply formal vendor management procedures
  • Conduct periodic third party vendor reviews

OBSTACLE:

Business Demands
    
RECOMMENDATION:

  • Take measures that enable business to securely use emerging technologies
  • Develop formal training and awareness program

OBSTACLE:

Organizational Alignment

RECOMMENDATION:

  • Integrate information security into organization wide risk management