Worried About Course Security? Start With Your Website.

LearnDash

Protecting your intellectual property is important, but securing your website should come first. Securing your content on the front end, where learners access it, will do you little good if someone can steal it by breaking into the back end of your site. Install a security plugin.

How the California Consumer Privacy Act Affects Your Business (Even If You’re Not in California)

KnowledgeCity

And what about the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), which went into effect as of January 1, 2020? The CCPA is a piece of California legislation designed to give California citizens stronger data privacy rights than any other state.

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Remote Learning Best Practices: The Importance Of Protecting Data Privacy

Dan Keckan

Don’t underestimate the importance of data privacy and follow these tips to ensure that your data protection policy is up to par. eLearning Best Practices Data In eLearning eLearning Security GDPR K12 Education Remote Working

Beyond Expensive Lawyer Fees and Cheesy Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions Generators with Donata and Hans from Termageddon

LifterLMS

How you can go beyond expensive lawyer fees and cheesy privacy policy and terms and conditions generators with Donata and Hans from Termageddon. The terms and privacy policy will also update automatically when new laws that affect your setup are put into place.

How Can Businesses Ensure Cloud Platform Security?

Hurix Digital

A wide range of regulations and privacy laws make organizations directly responsible for protecting data and other regulated information. The transition to the cloud has, therefore, brought to the forefront the issue of cloud platform security.

CCPA: Are You Ready for California’s New Privacy Law?

Interactive Services

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) marks a new chapter in the global privacy and compliance conversation. Regardless of whether your company is headquartered in California, CCPA is a big policy shift that you should understand. Distinguishing Privacy Laws.

Importance of Data Security in Higher Ed Institutions

Hurix Digital

Many higher education institutions are experiencing security challenges because all classes and operations are now being conducted online. It’s critical to develop a security plan that protects the university from cybercrime. We respect your privacy.

Docebo powered by AWS: keeping you secure while you learn anywhere

Docebo

A cloud LMS stores a ton of data though, and not only do we want you to love the product itself, but we want you to feel secure using it. Is the AWS Cloud secure? AWS allows you to automate manual security tasks so you can shift your focus to scaling and innovating your business.

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A Learning Guide to Data Privacy in the Workplace  

Interactive Services

While you may not think about it often, data privacy can play a bigger role in your day to day life than you realize. Data privacy is mainly about getting a say in who or what gets to view your personal information which can include your telephone number, email address, or other personal tidbits. This privacy should extend to who sees the information, who sells the information, and what they can do with it. How secure is the data? Security, Access, and Accountability.

Flexible Security?

CLO Magazine

The flexible workforce has benefits for workers and employers, but it may pose a potential threat to an organization’s security, and learning leaders should take proper precautions. Companies that use public Wi-Fi might have to take extra security precautions before using independent contractors or permitting their employees to work remotely. According to a global iPass survey, 62 percent of enterprises don’t permit use of public Wi-Fi as a result of security measures.

Managing the Risks of Social Media in the Workplace

Interactive Services

Security & Privacy Issues. Despite the efforts of social media platforms to beef up their security, criminals still seem to find a way around it, making social media one of the easier targets for hacking, phishing, and other malicious online attacks.

3 Benefits of a BYOD Policy for Learning Programs

Instilled

A Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy can serve learning programs well, especially as L&D leaders explore new technologies for delivering learning content in the flow of work. What is a BYOD Policy? In the workplace, a BYOD policy explicitly allows employees to connect to businesses systems on their personal cell phones, tablets, and/or laptops at work—and outside of work—to get things done. 3 Benefits of BYOD Policies for Learners and L&D Programs.

Why Is FERPA Compliance Training Important?

KnowledgeCity

Protecting our privacy is becoming more difficult every day. For you, as a student, parent, or staff member, FERPA exists to give you guidelines to know what your rights are and how to keep sensitive information safe and secure. Consequently, FERPA compliance training is more important than ever to ensure institutional safety and information security. It is a federal law that stands for the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act. Social Security Number.

Mobile Learning: 3 Security Threats & 7 Ways to Beat Them

CommLab India

However, security and privacy issues in mobile learning may play spoil sport. Malware/viruses, system and data security, users’ privacy, Copyright and Intellectual Property Right (IPR) issues pose challenges in the path of mobile learning. This post discusses the security concerns associated with mobile learning and ways to overcome them. Technology experts say most third party mobile apps do not use secure connections for data access. Users’ Privacy.

Data security is big news. Get GDPR training asap.

Litmos

Data security has been front page news the past couple weeks with data-sharing scandals and allegations that personal data may have been used to attempt to influence the outcomes of the 2016 U.S. Companies involved in these types of scandals face more than potential drops in market value and loss of customer trust; they face an onslaught of questions and concerns about privacy policies and how they do or do not protect user data. The post Data security is big news.

eLearning Security: How to Keep Data Protected in Your Open Source LMS

eThink Education

eLearning security is essential in preventing costly regulatory penalties around incidents related to leaked personal information , confidential organizational data, or other potential security risks. ” Secure Socket Layer (SSL) . Password Security.

What Geenio does to comply with GDPR

Geenio

The regulation aims to provide EU data subjects with more control over their data and restructure existing privacy and security laws into one comprehensive law. Here at Geenio we respect your privacy and never misuse the contact information you provide us to get our services, support or product-related news. names, e-mails, IP addresses for session security purpose. elearning privacy lms saas gdpr

Is Your m-Learning Secure? The Threat and How to Avoid It.

Trivantis

But is m-Learning secure? Mobile security is a big issue as companies move toward delivering more and more training and just-in-time learning via mobile devices. Part of the security threat lies with disgruntled employees who now have easier access to confidential company information on many different devices. The other security threat has to do with how you deliver and manage important company documents and information. Choose a secure m-Learning platform.

How to Get HIPAA Certification

Coggno

It is vital for companies that deal with protected health information (PHI) to have effective and stringent security measures in place to ensure that they are HIPAA compliant. This reduces fraud, ensures privacy, and improves data systems, saving providers billions of dollars annually.

The Need for Employees Refresher Training

Your Training Edge

Even if it entails, avoiding security complains or escaping expensive lawsuits, training investments will make a vast and yet a desirable difference. . Cyber-security. This is aimed at keeping enterprise technology systems secure. The training might also include client’s information safety and recording keeping to avoid any privacy rights infringement. Businesses are obligated to comply with the set legal policies on a daily basis.

Improving Regulatory Compliance Training

KnowledgeCity

Company Policies and Procedures. Data Security. FERPA Compliance: Family Education Rights and Privacy Act. This course will introduce you to this law which was enacted in 1974 to protect the privacy of student’s educational records. Business Learning and Development business compliance compliance compliance courses compliance training P&P policies policy and procedure regulatory compliance

Why Governments want Open Source Software

Lambda Solutions

A recent report co-published by Zimbra and the Ponemon Institute, The Open Source Collaboration Study: Viewpoints on Security and Privacy in the US and EMEA , confirmed the changing perceptions of open source software. Once thought to be risky for security and privacy concerns—the study uncovers the fact that open source software is now viewed to be of higher quality due to enhanced privacy and security.

Is Your Corporate Training Ready for GDPR?

PulseLearning

This unavoidable result of technological evolution means that data security is a primary concern for businesses and the people they service. The European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the most significant revolution to data privacy regulation in 20 years, with noncompliance set to result in harsh financial penalties. GDPR is a regulation that aims to protect all EU citizens from privacy and data breaches. Privacy by Design.

Top 5 Cloud Management Challenges And Tips to Overcome Them

Hurix Digital

Security and Privacy . Keeping confidential data safe and secure is among the topmost priorities for businesses. Cloud security essentially refers to a set of robust technologies to safeguard data. . Related Read: How Can Businesses Ensure Cloud Platform Security?

STRIVR is Soc 2 Certified

STRIVR

We already follow globally recognized security best practices, which means you can be certain that all your data—user data, behavioral data and more—is safe and secure. For SaaS companies like us, SOC 2’s role in securing your data is crucial. STRIVR is now certified in the following areas: Security. Your information and data are secure and protected. Privacy. We take your privacy seriously. Uncategorized CEO L&D security

Serious gamification for serious threats

Saffron Interactive

Privacy policy. Behavioural science Compliance, risk and security Gamification and serious games Webinar data protectionThank you for attending our webinar on how behavioural science and gamification can create truly transformative learning. Or if you missed it, you’re in luck.

GDPR: A Year Later, Are You Taking It Seriously?

Interactive Services

51% of examined websites did not have a clearly-disclosed privacy policy. According to ImmuniWeb, the source for the study, their privacy policies were either hidden or hard-to-find, which is a clear violation of GDPR regulations and could lead to a warning or a penalty. Data Privacy Compliance Training General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Arlo has opened a new data center in the US for North American training providers

Arlo Training & Events Software

We have again added to our growing list of secure data storage centers around the world with a new center in the US. How is my data stored and is it secure? AWS is the world’s leading provider of cloud storage and models best-practice data protection and privacy.

3 Critical Questions To Ask A Learning Technology Vendor

Docebo

IT’s concerns lie within the technical infrastructure of the solution, including system maintenance, integrations, security, plus how it would cooperate with existing IT systems. How Does it Address Compliance and Security? Information security and data protection are paramount for organizations in this day and age. Ensure your vendor is ready to speak to your IT departments at multiple levels so that you can see if the vendor complies with your IT policies.

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Mitigating the Risks of BYOD in corporate learning

G-Cube

However, this trend comes with its own set of challenges and Security is the top concern that most organizations have with the policy of BYOD. It is clear that businesses that do not embrace BYOD as a policy run the risk of low productivity, employee dissatisfaction as well as low competitive standing. Most modern LMSs come with built-in security measures for data that resides on the system.

Everything you wanted to know about GDPR (but were afraid to ask)

TalentLMS

TalentLMS has always enforced the highest of standards and the best industry practices to ensure the safety, integrity, privacy, and availability of the information you trust to us. To ensure all this, TalentLMS complies with existing national law and international regulation regarding privacy and security issues. We will, of course, continue to invest in our security infrastructure, above and beyond what GDDR and the related US and international regulations suggest.

Compliance Learning Management System to Meet Your Training Needs

G-Cube

Today, it is necessary for Learning and Development teams to train employees on the company’s culture, policies, and safety guidelines. GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) compliance helps to secure personal information of LMS users. It is mainly useful for Finance and Retail sectors where customer data privacy is a significant concern. Today’s tech-savvy millennials seek for information at their fingertips, staying updated with new policies and regulations.

The Community Responds

MakingBetter

A fourth standard to cover retention policy, privacy, protection, access, delegation and security. What must be accommodated in terms of privacy and security, at a standards level, is unclear. We must also seek out privacy and security laws in other parts. I hoped in my last post that the community would indeed respond with ideas, insights, opinions and concerns.

Feeding Your Learning Ecosystem

dVinci Interactive

You also have security, privacy and policy considerations. Considering these factors, it’s essential to reach your learners in multiple ways in order to improve performance, change behavior or gain compliance with a policy. There are more options than ever before for people to engage in learning. The Internet is rich with content and networks where you can tap into specialized knowledge and content.

Why GDPR Compliance in the Cloud Matters

Cloudshare

This includes ensuring the security of personal data from a variety of sources, such as employees, customers and partners – focusing on everything from email addresses to medical information to usernames and IP addresses.

The 7 GDPR Principles

Ed App

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is Europe’s data privacy and security law that has requirements that organizations must follow to operate in the European Union. Limiting the ways that you can have your data compromised can be aided by cyber security training.

Improve Compliance Training Results With the Right LMS Strategy

Absorb LMS

Whether you’re enforcing industry regulations, local or federal laws, or workplace policies, effective training stems from a strong learning culture reinforced by the right learning management system. This can add critical context for challenging subject matter, such as your organization’s information security policy or customer privacy requirements.

British Airways faces record fine for GDPR breach

GRC Solutions

One of the principal requirements under the GDPR is that businesses maintain certain standards of security to protect personal data they collect or hold. Businesses are also required to report security breaches to their regulator within 72 hours of becoming aware of the breach. This case demonstrates the need to exercise responsible data privacy management and for businesses to ensure they are aware of and up-to-date on current cybersecurity and technology risks.

Paradiso LMS is now LMS GDPR Compliant

Paradiso

The law has the purpose to set the parameters in order to guarantee the safety of users data and increase the rights of personal privacy in all electronic matters. Also, all the client’s data is stored in secure and encrypted storage services. Keep your data and your customers information safe, reliable and secure with Paradiso LMS , we are not only compliant with GDPR but also with SCORM versions and Tin Can API. About the LMS GDPR regulation.

GDPR, Elearning Software and You

Elucidat

Data, privacy and GDPR are hot topics right now. You’ve probably been inundated with opt-in emails and updates about privacy policies, a signal of the efforts organizations are making to protect your data. We’ve always been fully compliant with the Data Protection Act in the UK, and the privacy shield in the US. Part of that is our updated privacy policy , which we would encourage you to read and review before May 25.