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2014-02-03 16:23:41

High-value analytical features help practitioners navigate U.S. and global privacy and security law ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bloomberg BNA has launched a series of enhancements to its Privacy & Data Security Law Resource Center, the comprehensive resource for professionals working in the area of privacy law. The Resource Center, which provides a combination of primary sources, analytics, and news, has been expanded to include new tools and search...

2014-01-31 23:33:03

Certification to safe harbor program signals adherence to European Commission's directive on data protection. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 One Safe Place Media Corp, one of the country’s leading offsite data protection and Online Business Backup companies, has successfully completed the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework certification process from the United States Department of Commerce. The U.S.-EU Safe Harbor program is a voluntary certification and ensures the company is...

2014-01-28 23:04:35

Businesses Can Protect Customer Identities While Enabling Confidentiality on the Internet Through Anonymized Trusted Identity Networks San Jose, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of context-based authentication and advanced Web fraud solutions, commemorates Data Privacy Day by announcing strategies for businesses to protect consumer identities without compromising privacy. In the age of big data, enterprises are collecting and sharing unprecedented...

2014-01-28 23:02:56

Apress, McAfee, and the iDennedy Project have partnered to publish a roadmap for developing technologies and building organizations in the personal information economy. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Engineers and developers are imagining, creating, and delivering valuable new services and products dependent on personal information at a rapid pace. At the same time, the landscape of data privacy regulations and requirements is growing increasingly complex. The combination of...

2014-01-28 08:37:09

DoNotTrackMe, the most popular online privacy tool, reaches major milestone leading up to Data Privacy Day - user community stops more than 1 trillion attempts to track their browsing BOSTON, Mass., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abine, the leader in online privacy, announces that its popular tracker-blocking tool, DoNotTrackMe, has helped its users block over 1 trillion attempts to track their browsing. This milestone highlights the massive increase of web tracking, government surveillance,...

2014-01-28 08:35:57

JOENSUU, Finland, January 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 'Champion of data privacy' takes leadership role in data erasure for mobile devices, an important focus for today's security-challenging BYOD trend Blancco [http://www.blancco.com ], the global leader in data erasure and computer reuse solutions, will participate in the 2014 Data Privacy Day [http://www.staysafeonline.org/data-privacy-day ], an international effort to educate people about protecting...

2014-01-28 08:34:40

Chief Privacy Officers of Microsoft, Intel, Facebook will Headline Impressive Speaker Lineup for the Official DPD Event to be Streamed Live Online Starting at 11:20 a.m. ET WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) is officially kicking off Data Privacy Day 2014, along with federal and private sector leaders. The theme for Data Privacy Day is Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust and will be echoed during numerous local and...

2014-01-28 08:28:14

U.S. Consumer Confidence Index Shows Online Trust Hits Three-Year Low with Only 55 Percent of Internet Users Willing to Trust Most Businesses with Their Personal Data SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To kick off Data Privacy Day 2014(#DPD14), TRUSTe®, the leading global Data Privacy Management (DPM) company, today released its latest U.S. Consumer Confidence Index, which shows that a high proportion of U.S. adults aged 18 and older are worried about their privacy online, online...

2014-01-28 04:21:26

Online trust falls to lowest point in three years with only 55 percent of British internet users saying they trust most companies with their personal data LONDON, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest edition of the annual TRUSTe Consumer Confidence Index shows that consumer online privacy concerns are growing with six in ten internet users (60 percent) more concerned about their privacy online than they were one year ago. Online trust continues to fall and the business impact is...

2014-01-22 23:22:51

The Privacy Professor® shares tips to control your digital footprint. Des Moines, Iowa (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Gov. Terry Branstad has proclaimed Tuesday, January 28, 2014, as the fifth annual Data Privacy Day in the state of Iowa to coincide with International Data Privacy Day. This day marks an important opportunity to encourage Iowans to be aware of data privacy concerns in today’s digital society and to take steps to protect personal information. Des Moines-based and...


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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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