Webcast: Preparing for MA Data Protection Regulation
The new Massachusetts data protection regulation, MA 201 CMR 17, is just one of many regulations popping up in light of high-profile data and security breaches. And the deadline for the MA regulation – January 1, 2010 – is just around the corner.
MA 201 CMR 17 requires all personally identifiable information (i.e. driver’s license, SSN, financial account numbers) that belongs to MA residents be protected both at rest and in motion. Additionally, companies must prove that controls are in place and they are in compliance with these requirements.
This live webinar will discuss the new MA regulation and the necessary steps to create a written information security plan (WISP), which will demonstrate your company’s commitment to safeguarding the (PI) maintained, utilized and accessed within the company.
Attendees will gain knowledge on implementing a WISP, technology best practices and key facets of the regulation and how your company can comply.