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Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC)

PIC is a public interest research center in Washington, D.C. It was established in 1994 to focus public attention on emerging civil liberties issues and to protect privacy, the First Amendment, and constitutional values.

Homeland Security

The Stop.Think.Connect. Campaign is a national public awareness campaign aimed at increasing the understanding of cyber threats and empowering the American public to be safer and more secure online. Cybersecurity is a shared responsibility. We each have to do our part to keep the Internet safe. When we all take simple steps to be safer online, it makes using the Internet a more secure experience for everyone.

IAPP Privacy Resource Center

The International Association of Privacy Professionals is the largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource, helping practitioners develop and advance their careers and organizations manage and protect their data. More than just a professional association, the IAPP provides a home for privacy professionals around the world to gather, share experiences and enrich their knowledge.

IT Governance Institute

In this fast-paced information economy, the governance and management of enterprise IT (GEIT) has become a critical facet of effective enterprise governance. Effective GEIT helps ensure that IT supports business goals, optimizes business investment in IT, and appropriately manages IT-related risk and opportunities.

Information Systems Audit and Control Association

As an independent, nonprofit, global association, ISACA engages in the development, adoption and use of globally accepted, industry-leading knowledge and practices for information systems. Previously known as the Information Systems Audit and Control Association, ISACA now goes by its acronym only, to reflect the broad range of IT governance professionals it serves.

Special Publications (800 Series)

Special Publications in the 800 series present documents of general interest to the computer security community. The Special Publication 800 series was established in 1990 to provide a separate identity for information technology security publications. This Special Publication 800 series reports on ITL's research, guidelines, and outreach efforts in computer security, and its collaborative activities with industry, government, and academic organizations.

Unified Compliance Framework

The Unified Compliance Framework® is unique; it's the only industry-vetted compliance database that reduces the regulatory maze to a much smaller set of "harmonized" controls, giving you a single point of management over hundreds of complex IT compliance requirements from around the world. We help you map the overlap between multiple authority documents, create your control list for specific IT areas, and clarify any conflicts created by overlapping authority documents.

US Computer Emergency Readiness Team

Four products in the National Cyber Awareness System offer a variety of information for users with varied technical expertise. Those with more technical interest can read the Alerts, Current Activity, or Bulletins. Users looking for more general-interest pieces can read the Tips.

Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST)

Krebs on Security

NIST Computer Security Resource Center

SANS Internet Storm Center