• Data at rest encryption

    Two days in the same week to run into FCPA issues is strange. A prospect in Poland (ENEA) recently acquired Euro 6 million worth of disks from Hitachi and explained the purchase as a data loss prevention measure (Hitachi has data at rest encryption- i.e. the controller encrypts the data on the disk, which makes […]

  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act: The DoJ and SEC Are Coming

    There is compliance to industry regulation like PCI DSS 1.2 which is aimed at consumer protection and then there is compliance to government regulation like the FCPA which is aimed at maintaining a high ethical level of behavior and ensuring a level playing field of business. For a large global company like Monsanto, Merck or […]