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ALSO CALLED: Gramm-Leach-Bliley Financial Services Modernization Act, GLBA, Financial Services Modernization Act of 1999
DEFINITION: The Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLB Act), also known as the Financial Modernization Act of 1999, is a federal law enacted in the United States to control the ways that financial institutions deal with the private information of individuals. The Act consists of three sections: The Financial Privacy Rule, which regulates the collection and disclosure of private financial information; the Safeguards Rule,  … 
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Eagle Bank Keeps Deposits and Customer Data Safe
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This case study highlights one bank's successful enforcement of a strong password policy by implementing a single sign-on (SSO) solution. Read on to learn how you can maintain GLBA compliance, and reduce IT's access management.
Posted: 11 Apr 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2010

Imprivata

Effective Information Security: A Win-Win Proposition for the Enterprise and IT
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, IDC provides an overview of information security and its impact on enterprises, discusses IT operation challenges, and describes CA's answer to helping enterprise IT organizations attain increased visibility into and protection of their private and confidential data.
Posted: 02 Mar 2010 | Published: 25 Sep 2009

CA Technologies.

Whitepaper: Roadmap to Effective eGovernment
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This detailed handbook covers four stages – from paper-based dependency to the achievement of connected government. A best-practices roadmap will offer you the ideal strategy for your current information infrastructure.
Posted: 20 Nov 2009 | Published: 20 Nov 2009

EMC Corporation

Achieving GLBA Compliance with Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for Desktops
sponsored by Red Hat and JBoss
WHITE PAPER: This paper will illustrate how Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for Desktops can help organizations comply with specific GLBA mandates while increasing overall efficiency and agility.
Posted: 05 Oct 2009 | Published: 05 Oct 2009

Red Hat and JBoss

Profiting from PCI Compliance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the efficiency gains of building a strategy designed around PCI compliance and discusses the value of obtaining outside support in your compliance efforts; it also examines potential vendor qualifications.
Posted: 13 Mar 2009 | Published: 01 Sep 2007

IBM

4 Key Steps to Automate IT Security Compliance: A Unified Approach for IT, Audit and Operation Teams
sponsored by Qualys, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses the challenges faced by organizations of all sizes - across all industries - and presents a security as a service (SaaS) approach to simplify and automate the convergence of security and compliance to define policies, ongoing assessments, mitigate risks and eliminate threats, and monitor compliance.
Posted: 06 Mar 2009 | Published: 06 Mar 2009

Qualys, Inc.

Critical Technologies for Compliance and Risk Management
sponsored by Siperian, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Due to the financial meltdown in the mortgage-backed securities industry, new compliance requirements will be implemented. Read this paper to find out how organizations can ensure compliance with stricter regulations and manage risk appropriately so the business does not slip into non-compliance resulting in negative publicity or punitive fines.
Posted: 20 Feb 2009 | Published: 20 Feb 2009

Siperian, Inc.

Outbound Email and Data Loss Prevention in Today's Enterprise
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper overviews a survey completed by Proofpoint and Forrester Consulting that analyzes the legal, financial, and regulatory risks associated with outbound email in large enterprises.
Posted: 05 Feb 2009 | Published: 01 May 2008

Proofpoint, Inc.

Laws, regulations and compliance: Top tips for keeping your data under your control
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines the rules, looks at the main threats to security compliance and highlights how a well-defined strategy, backed up by powerful technology, can provide the solution.
Posted: 22 Dec 2008 | Published: 22 Dec 2008

Sophos, Inc.

Get the Facts on Information Availability: Essential Data Protection, Recovery and Resiliency for Banks
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: The power of an information availability solution lies in its ability to transform any nonproductive, non-profitable downtime into the optimum level of value-producing business uptime.
Posted: 09 May 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Vision Solutions

Log Management Best Practices
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: Developing best practices in log management is not a simple task. This paper should help organizations develop their own comprehensive set of best practices by providing a set of 40 recommended best practices covering logging policies; procedures and t...
Posted: 14 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

Buyer's Guide for Compliance Solutions in Identity Management
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an overview of SOX, GLBA, and HIPAA and translates these mandates into identity management requirements and challenges.
Posted: 16 Oct 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Oracle Corporation

Why Your Organization Needs to Focus on Outbound Content: An Osterman Research White Paper
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper focuses on the need to monitor and manage outbound content, discusses the key drivers that are making it necessary and details 3 steps that an organization should take to mitigate the risks it faces from employee use of communication tools.
Posted: 03 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 May 2007

Symantec Corporation

Combating Insider Threats - The Application-level User Behavior Tracking Approach
sponsored by Intellinx Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper looks at the growing problem of the insider threat and discusses the regulatory and other drivers that fuel the demand for new security solutions in this area. Find out how to mitigate insider threats and read this paper today.
Posted: 17 May 2007 | Published: 01 Apr 2006

Intellinx Software Inc.

Practical Guide to Understanding and Complying with the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act
sponsored by Ecora Software
WHITE PAPER: New whitepaper on GLBA - learn key steps for validating compliance with the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, the background of GLBA - what it is and who must adhere, and how senior management and IT departments must ensure that customer data is safeguarded.
Posted: 16 Jan 2007 | Published: 16 Jan 2007

Ecora Software

A Guide to Keeping E-mail Legal: Four Pillars of Compliance
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides guidance on how to keep your company use of e-mail systems legal, without interrupting basic business processes. It also explains the compliance requirements that affect e-mail systems.
Posted: 29 Aug 2006 | Published: 01 Aug 2006

SonicWALL
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GRAMM-LEACH-BLILEY ACT DEFINITION (continued): … The Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLB Act), also known as the Financial Modernization Act of 1999, is a federal law enacted in the United States to control the ways that financial institutions deal with the private information of individuals. The Act consists of three sections: The Financial Privacy Rule, which regulates the collection and disclosure of private financial information; the Safeguards Rule, which stipulates that financial institutions must implement security programs to protect such information; and the Pretexting provisions, which prohibit the practice of pretexting (accessing private information using false pretenses). The Act also requires financial institutions to give customers written privacy notices that explain their information-sharing practices.Learn more about GLBA compliance at SeachCompliance.com.
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