Supply Chain Insecurity: WannaCry, NotPetya, & Meltdown vs Dieselgate

What’s the difference between WannaCry, NotPetya, Meltdown & Dieselgate? 

Getting Firm-Wide Buy-In For Security

January 23rd, 2017

93% of companies that lost their data center for 10 days or more due to a disaster filed for bankruptcy within one year of the disaster, and 50% filed for bankruptcy immediately.

Lessons Learned From The FTC

September 5th, 2016

Raj Goel, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), is an author, entrepreneur, IT expert, and industry leader that specializes in the field of cyber security and privacy law. As the founder of a leading IT consultation firm, Brainlink, Raj has spent more than 20 years developing proven IT solutions for a range of high-profile clients […]

Best Practices for Protecting Your Practice & Your Family

August 25th, 2016

Author, entrepreneur, IT expert and public speaker, Raj Goel is globally known as the go-to man in cyber security and privacy law.

EAT SLEEP SURVEIL REPEAT

June 8th, 2016

Author, entrepreneur, IT expert and public speaker, Raj Goel is globally known as the go-to man in cyber security and privacy law.

BOMA NY:Best Practices for Protecting Your Business & Your Family

April 20th, 2016

Author, entrepreneur, IT expert and public speaker, Raj Goel is globally known as the go-to man in cyber security and privacy law.

Entrepreneurs Organization: Best Practices for Protecting Your Family & Your Business

January 23rd, 2016

Author, entrepreneur, IT expert and public speaker, Raj Goel is globally known as the go-to man in cyber security and privacy law.

Payroll Heists, Cybercriminals And YOU: Best Practices for Protecting Your Organization

October 23rd, 2015

Author, entrepreneur, IT expert and public speaker, Raj Goel is globally known as the go-to man in cyber security and privacy law.

What Every MSP Needs to know about Compliance

September 28th, 2015

Author, entrepreneur, IT expert and public speaker, Raj Goel is globally known as the go-to man in cyber security and privacy law. He is committed to educating individuals and organizations about online safety and how to protect their most important assets – people and data.

Trends In Financial Crimes – 2015

September 16th, 2015

When you need the right approach to complying with HIPAA/HITECH, PCI-DSS or simply protecting your assets, Raj Goel, as any of his loyal clients will tell you, is the man to call upon.

Security Congress

August 10th, 2014

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September 23rd, 2013

For the 1st time in decades, NYC implemented gas rationing.

(Network) Plant vs Zombies

September 5th, 2012

Symantec has backtracked on its previous assurances about a recent source code theft, admitting its network was breached and code for a larger number of products than previously thought was swiped.

Google Health’s Impact on Compliance and Patient Care

February 18th, 2012

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an Oracle and Solaris expert and he has over 22 years of experience in software development, systems, networks, communications and security for the financial, banking, insurance, health care and pharmaceutical industries. Raj is a regular speaker on HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley,PCI-DSS Credit Card Security, Information Security and other technology and business issues, addressing […]

Compliance Challenges In The Cloud

May 10th, 2011

ECPA declared that e-mail was a private means of communication, and that we might hope for the same level of privacy in it as we have in phone calls and letters. Among other things, it means that police need a wiretap warrant to read your e-mails, and that your e-mail company’s employees can’t disclose your […]

PCI Compliance: Pay Now, or Pay Later

April 18th, 2011

“For many small businesses, the CIO is somebody’s child down the road who’s really good at Nintendo.? -Howard Schmidt, US CyberSecurity CZAR

Protecting Consumer Privacy: DO’s, DON’Ts & Lessons Learned

March 24th, 2011

The numbers are run through public databases to determine whether anyone is using them to obtain credit. If not, they are offered for sale for a few hundred to several thousand dollars

Cloud Computing

February 9th, 2011

Case Studies In Failure

January 18th, 2011

The numbers are run through public databases to determine whether anyone is using them to obtain credit. If not, they are offered for sale for a few hundred to several thousand dollars.

Is Your Company Googling it’s privacy away?

October 28th, 2010

Google’s cookies do not expire until 2038. All of Google’s properties (Google, Gmail, Orkut, Google Desktop, etc.) have deep-linked cookies that expire in 2038. Each Google cookie has a unique GUID. Every time you search, the search queries are tied back to your cookie. Google does not delete anything.

Protecting Consumer Privacy: DO’s, DON’Ts

October 27th, 2010

Agenda • Threats to Consumer Privacy • Government & Society • IT Vendors • Facebook • Google • Learn from the FTC • Case Studies in Failure • Success Stories

Office Business Centers (OBCs) and Cloud Computing

October 20th, 2010

First Cloud Application? Voicemail – Similarities to clouds today – What have we learned from the history of Voicemail that might apply to clouds?

Protecting Consumer Privacy: DO’s, DON’Ts

October 18th, 2010

The numbers are run through public databases to determine whether anyone is using them to obtain credit. If not, they are offered for sale for a few hundred to several thousand dollars.

Effective, Continuous Compliance: HIPAA, PCI – DSS, RED FLAG

August 17th, 2010

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an Oracle and Solaris expert and he has over 20 years of experience in software development, systems, networks, communications and security for the financial, banking, insurance, health care and pharmaceutical industries. Raj is a regular speaker on HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley,PCI-DSS Credit Card Security, Information Security and other technology and business issues, addressing […]

The New York County Lawyers’ Association’s Cyberspace Law Committee

March 4th, 2010

Cloud computing, an Internet-based development and use of computer technology typically involving the provision of dynamically scalable resources, is fast becoming a part of our daily lives. Whether one is checking webmail, backing up data online or collaborating on documents, it is hard to avoid putting information in the cloud. It is a cost-effective tool […]

MultiCompliance: Laws, Regulations & Standards Regulations & Standards

September 28th, 2009

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an Oracle and Solaris expert and he has over 22 years of experience in software development, systems, networks, communications and security for the financial, banking, insurance, health care and pharmaceutical industries. Raj is a regular speaker on HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley,PCI-DSS Credit Card Security, Information Security and other technology and business issues, addressing […]

MultiCompliance: Laws, Regulations & Standards

August 24th, 2009

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an Oracle and Solaris expert and he has over 22 years of experience in software development, systems, networks, communications and security for the financial, banking, insurance, health care and pharmaceutical industries. Raj is a regular speaker on HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley,PCI-DSS Credit Card Security, Information Security and other technology and business issues, addressing […]

Trends in Financial Crimes

July 7th, 2009

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an Oracle and Solaris expert and he has over 22 years of experience in software development, systems, networks, communications and security for the financial, banking, insurance, health care and pharmaceutical industries.

Is Your Company Googling It’s Security and Privacy Away? Raj Goel investigates.

June 10th, 2009

It’s no secret that Google retains search data and metadata regarding searches—in fact, they’re quite open about it. What’s unsure though is the long-term threat to information security and privacy.

Health Breach Notification Rule

April 1st, 2009

Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the “Recovery Act” or “the Act”), the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) or (“Commission”) must issue rules requiring vendors of personal health records and related entities to notify individuals when the security of their individually identifiable health information is breached. Accordingly, the FTC seeks comment on a […]

Is Your Company Googling it’s privacy away?

February 17th, 2009

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an Oracle and Solaris expert and he has over 22 years of experience in software development, systems, networks, communications and security for the financial, banking, insurance, health care and pharmaceutical industries.

Trends in Financial Crimes

February 10th, 2009

Information explosion has led to an exponential growth of information security breaches. Information security breach occurs when there is an unauthorized acquisition and disclosure of private information including Social Security numbers, or credit/debit cardnumbers. These data breaches lead to financial crimes and identity theft.

Health Information Exchanges and Endpoint Information Security

June 18th, 2008

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an Oracle and Solaris expert and he has over 22 years of experience in software development, systems, networks, communications and security for the financial, banking, insurance, health care and pharmaceutical industries. Raj is a regular speaker on HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley,PCI-DSS Credit Card Security, Information Security and other technology and business issues,addressing diverse […]

Are you Googling your Client’s Privacy Away?

November 4th, 2007

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an Oracle and Solaris expert and he has over 21 years of experience in software development, systems, networks, communications and security for the financial, banking, insurance, health care and pharmaceutical industries. Raj is a regular speaker on HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley,PCI-DSS Credit Card Security, Information Security and other technology and business issues, addressing […]

PIPEDA, PCI-DSS, and the World – At Large

June 14th, 2007

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an Oracle and Solaris expert and he has over 21 years of experience in software development, systems, networks, communications and security for the financial, banking, insurance, health care and pharmaceutical industries.

Trends in Information Security Regulations and Financial Crimes and Financial Crimes

March 22nd, 2007

He also works with community and professional organizations such as the InfraGard, ISC2, and TibetAid.org, Association of Cancer Online Research – ACOR.org.

How Google gathers information on you and your company OR Are You Googling Your Client’s Privacy Away?

March 15th, 2007

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an Oracle and Solaris expert and he has over 20 years of experience in software development, systems, networks, communications and security for the financial, banking, insurance, health care and pharmaceutical industries. Raj is a regular speaker on HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley,PCI-DSS Credit Card Security, Information Security and other technology and business issues, addressing […]

Are You Googling Your Client’s Privacy Away?

October 25th, 2006

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an IT and information security expert with over 18 years of experience developing security solutions for the banking, financial services, health care, and pharmaceutical industries.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards

June 21st, 2006

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an Oracle and Solaris expert and he has over 18 years of experience in software development, systems, networks, communications and security for the financial, banking, insurance, health care and pharmaceutical industries.

Are You Googling Your Privacy Away?

June 14th, 2006

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an IT and information security expert with over 18 years of experience developing security solutions for the banking, financial services, health care, and pharmaceutical industries.

Living in a Multi­Compliance World ­ I: HIPAA, SOX, GLBA, PCI/CISP

May 11th, 2006

Education does not guarantee awareness Formal education is not enough to create Information Security awareness

Living in a Multi-Compliance World – I: HIPAA, SOX, GLBA, PCI/CISP HIPAA, SOX, GLBA, PCI/CISP

January 19th, 2006

Education vs. Awareness Education:Transference of knowledge in a specific area Awareness:Having or showing realization, perception or knowledge

Another Day, Another Privacy Law:

December 5th, 2005

Raj Goel, CISSP, is an Oracle and Solaris expert and he has over 18 years of experience in software development, systems, networks, communications and security for the financial, banking, insurance, health care and pharma ceutical industries. Raj is a regular speaker on HIPAA, Sarbanes­Oxley, Information Security and other technology and business issues, addressing diverse audiences […]