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I provide contracted CTO / CIO / CISO functions to organisations who need someone to help them with the role but don’t necessarily want to hire someone full-time. I can provide consulting by the hour, day or month. If you’d like to know more about my work history, please see my LinkedIn profile. You can […]

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I frequently get requests from people referencing articles they have written and correlating them with articles on my site combined with a request to either contribute new content to my site or for me to put their article here on kengilmour.com. I get enough of these requests to warrant writing this post. This site works […]

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Individual privacy cannot be held hostage to measures around cyber security: RS Prasad

The minister said that in between efforts to strengthen cyber laws, due regard needs to be given to an individual’s right to privacy. “Any surveillance of money launderers or terrorists is done, and should be done, after proper homework, feedback of security agencies and intelligence agencies, and when there is a tangible evidence of wrong-doing.https://cio.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/digital-security/individual-privacy-cannot-be-held-hostage-to-measures-around-cyber-security-rs-prasad/61747449?utm_source=RSS&utm_medium=ETRSS

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To Disclose or Not To Disclose: The FTC’s Dueling Concurrences over Deceptive Omissions in Lenovo

On September 5, 2017, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that it and 32 state attorneys general had settled charges with Lenovo, Inc., regarding the company’s practice of pre-loading advertising software on its laptops that compromised consumers’ cybersecurity and privacy.https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/to-disclose-or-not-to-disclose-the-ftc-48454/

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