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Data Privacy Month 2014Did you know that Data Privacy Month (January 28-February 28, 2015) is just two months away? Now is the perfect time for colleges and universities to start planning activities and events.

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April 22, 2011 | Valerie M. Vogel
Registration is now open for two InCommon-sponsored meetings. Advance CAMP: Identity Services Summit III, May 25-27 in Westminster, Colorado, will focus on identity-related developer topics and alignment across open-source projects. CAMP: Hot Topics in Identity and Federated Identity Management,...
April 22, 2011 | Valerie M. Vogel
Miss the April 13 IAM Online? The session archive and slides for “Social Identities, Open IDs and Guest/Affiliate Access” are available for review online. This presentation focused on the pros and cons of using social networking identities or Open IDs to provide guest access to low-risk campus...
April 22, 2011 | Valerie M. Vogel
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently released a no-cost online training course: Workplace Security Awareness (IS-906). This course is available on the FEMA Emergency Management Institute website and provides guidance to individuals and organizations on how to improve security in the...
April 22, 2011 | Valerie M. Vogel
On March 30, DHS announced that President Barack Obama signed a new Presidential Policy Directive (PPD) on National Preparedness. "The Directive outlines the President’s vision for strengthening the security and resilience of the United States through systematic preparation for threats to...
April 21, 2011 | James Berg
The rapid expansion in the use of the Internet, coupled with explosive growth in the number of devices that access it, has prompted development of a new protocol, IPv6. Apart from adding substantially to the number of available Internet addresses, IPv6 carries a number of other benefits that can...


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