Compliance Summaries

DMCA

Federal Law that protects internet service providers and copyright owners from copyright infringement in the digital world, as well as providing guidance for fair use of copyrighted material. //read more

FERPA

Federal Law that protects the privacy of student education records. //read more

GLBA

Federal Law that requires financial institutions to explain their information-sharing practices to their customers and to safeguard sensitive data. //read more

HEOA

Federal Law covering a wide range of topics, including several sections that deal with unauthorized file sharing on campus networks. //read more

HIPAA

Federal Law that provides protections to consumers, including the Privacy Rule and Security rules that aim to protect personal health information. //read more

Mass PII Law

State Law that applies to all persons that “own or license” personally identifiable information about Massachusetts residents. //read more

PCI-DSS

A security standard developed by member organizations from the payment card industry that sets the framework and requirements for securing payment card data to protect consumers. //read more

Red Flags Rule

A section of a Federal Law that requires businesses and organizations to develop and implement an identity theft prevention program designed to detect what it calls “red flags,” or potential indicators of identity theft. //read more

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