Sarah Greesonbach

Sara is a writer, an editor, and a blogger specializing in IT compliance, security investments, and HR.
Security & Compliance
28 March, 2016

Plan Effective SIEM First, Compliance Second

Security information and event management (SIEM) is a major priority for large companies. It’s a reporting process that provides a holistic view of the health of an organization’s IT security as...
IT Operations
9 November, 2015

4 Business Cases to Support Privileged Identity Management

Privileged Identity Management (PIM) is often dismissed as an exclusively tech priority; after all, making it easier to monitor and support changes within an IT environment has a direct effect on its...
Security & Compliance
2 November, 2015

GLBA Compliance to Secure Consumer Data

The Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA) was enacted to protect consumer financial information from mistakes within companies that industry process, transfer, and store massive amounts of consumer data....
Security & Compliance
19 October, 2015

4 Tips for Maintaining SOX Compliance in 2015

If you run a public business in the United States, you are required to comply with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX). This piece of legislation was implemented to improve the accuracy of corporate...
Security & Compliance
28 September, 2015

A 4-Point Summary of FISMA Compliance in 2015

Federal agencies, subcontractors, service providers, and organizations that operate IT systems on behalf of Federal agencies need to be aware of their compliance with the Federal Information Security...
Security & Compliance
17 September, 2015

3 Ways to avoid HIPAA Violations in a Healthcare Office

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) defines and establishes compliance regulations for healthcare providers surrounding protected health information (PHI) within...
Security & Compliance
16 September, 2015

Understanding and Achieving PCI DSS Compliance

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) establishes compliance regulations that affect businesses accepting credit, debit, or prepaid cards as payment online, by telephone, or by...