Obama panel probes stimulus waste -- at Ritz Carlton -- Members of a key panel created by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, better known as the stimulus bill, have scheduled a meeting on November 22 to consider ways to prevent "fraud, waste, and abuse of Recovery Act funds." The meeting will be held at the super-luxe Ritz Carlton Hotel in Phoenix, Arizona.
Will The U.S. Have a Privacy Commissioner Soon? -- The Obama administration is preparing a stepped-up approach to policing Internet privacy that calls for new laws and the creation of a new position to oversee the effort, according to people familiar with the situation.
C-Levels and Security Spending.
Three Things That Every CEO Should Know About Cyber Security Spending -- Most C-level executives are inundated with far more material then they could ever read, so this post will be short and to the point. If you're a CEO, CIO, or other C-level executive, here are three things that you need to know to avoid over-spending on cyber security:
ONE: If your enterprise isn't in energy, defense, or finance, it's not a high priority target so don't spend money like it is ...