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Unstructured Data Risk – What Experts Say

Unstructured Data Risk – What Experts Say

The chaotic nature of unstructured data makes compliance difficult. The danger of unstructured data According to PandaSecurity.com: Unstructured data makes compliance with (data privacy) difficult because it is not easily organized or processed. The big (unstructured)...

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Boil the Ocean: Manage Unstructured Data

Boil the Ocean: Manage Unstructured Data

Boil the Ocean: Manage Unstructured Data - you can boil the ocean "Boil the Ocean: Manage Unstructured Data" is counterintuitive and seems unrealistic. Whether the phrase don't boil the ocean was first uttered by Will Rodgers, or Mark Twain, or Lewis Carroll, we have...

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Defensible Deletion: The Law & The Promise

Defensible Deletion: The Law & The Promise

Federal Rules of Civil Procedures Rule 37(e): Defensible Deletion The Goal Defensible deletion is a first cousin to Proportionality. Both procedural rules intend to maximize relevant data responsiveness for litigation, and according to Defensible Deletion Strategy:...

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Unstructured Data: There by the window; with the trunk

Unstructured Data: There by the window; with the trunk

Unstructured data - the elephant in the room We See It Everyone knows unstructured data is hanging around; somewhere. Most everyone knows it comprises more than half of all data (80%). And likely, many know that it grows exponentially. And yet, this six-ton object...

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“Remote-Control” Data Anywhere in the World

“Remote-Control” Data Anywhere in the World

How did we get here? "Remote-Control" Data parallels advancements in telesurgery and for both, the pandemic shines a light on their importance. External forces constrain resources and simultaneously inject more risk. Doing more from a distance is now necessary....

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Data Governance Risk & Unstructured Data

Data Governance Risk & Unstructured Data

"Data governance risk and unstructured data" is inspired by Julie Talbot-Hubbard's post in "NACD Board Talk." As Ms. Talbot-Hubbard notes, "The initial business cases for adopting data governance as a standard operational protocol includes a growing information...

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Hackers Are Gunning for Unstructured Data

Hackers Are Gunning for Unstructured Data

PwC's report shines light on why hackers are gunning for unstructured data... 49% (9,500 respondents) do not have an accurate inventory of personal data (PwC) The Wall Street Journal: Survey Roundup: Many Companies Falling Short on Infosec (PwC)...

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Data Classification: Why Classify Unstructured Data

Data Classification: Why Classify Unstructured Data

Heureka's Advanced Classification & Tagging (TM) provides context-sensitive insight about unstructured data for DLP/cyber, data compliance, data privacy and broad GRC workflows. Data classification is particularly necessary for unstructured data. Unstructured data...

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Proportionality: Mitigating Costly Over-Discovery

Proportionality: Mitigating Costly Over-Discovery

Proportionality: a cost-benefit analysis applied in the context of Civil Litigation Rule 26(b)(1) whereby the needs of a case are weighted against the burden of producing relevant data (ESI). The Purpose of Proportionality for Civil Litigators The purpose of...

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2021’s Best Cleveland Tech Startups

2021’s Best Cleveland Tech Startups

Sunset in Cleveland, Ohio Heureka, Inc. Recognized by The Tech Tribune 2021's Best Cleveland Tech Startups, as compiled by The Tech Tribune staff, includes Heureka for the third consecutive year. The Tech Tribune's research considered several factors including but not...

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Significant Increase in DSAR Requests Post-Pandemic

Significant Increase in DSAR Requests Post-Pandemic

DSAR processing is more difficult when the data necessary to fulfill the requirements is out of reach. -30% believe there will be a significant increase in DSAR requests when the pandemic lockdown ends- Data Privacy & the Data Dilemma Data privacy laws dictate...

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Healthcare’s Struggle with Data Breaches

Healthcare’s Struggle with Data Breaches

Data breaches have substantial negative impacts for organizations and, in fact, the average cost per incident can exceed $3 million by some estimates. Concern looms particularly large in the healthcare industry, where patient lives are at risk. Cybersecurity threats...

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Turning information into Insight

Turning information into Insight

Heureka has been discussing the collection of data for quite a while now. As mentioned before, organizations continue to mindlessly collect data without a real plan for organizing or gaining any intelligence from it. Take for example these statistics from a recent...

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