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Privacy advocates often find themselves at odds with those who favor stepped up cybersecurity. But are the two camps destined to be at odds with each other always? A conference now underway is examining the tug of war between the two sides.
OMB report to Congress says 10 agencies implemented standard configuration
White House cybersecurity coordinator Howard Schmidt says his office will focus on privacy as much as it will focus on cybersecurity. He says the government can't have security without privacy. Experts say they are pleased with Schmidt's initial ideas, but wonder where the privacy oversight board is.
The internet Giant said Wednesday it will reshoot all photos in Japan for its Street View service after residents complained the 360-degree panoramic images provided a view over the fences around their homes. The service has triggered privacy complaints around the world, including most recently in Greece, where y the way it is banned. The photos currently on the Web site were taken by cameras mounted on a stick attached to a car roof. But it has drawn complaints from individuals and institutions that have been photographed, including the Pentagon.
The Supreme Court says it will decide how much privacy workers have when they send text messages from on their employers' accounts.
Government leaders are embracing innovation to modernize systems and leverage technology to provide the next generation of citizen services and strengthen security in the face of growing cyber threats and privacy requirements.
The goal is for independent third party companies to affirm commercial cloud providers meet the FedRAMP cybersecurity requirements. The agencies will model its approach after the one used to accredit vendors to provide products and services under HSPD-12. FedRAMP will not be ready until the fall.