Posts Tagged ‘pandemic’

What Happens To Privacy During Pandemics?

Monday, September 14th, 2009

I am talking to increasing numbers of privacy and information security pros who are concerned about not only getting their pandemic plans in place, but also wanting to know what kinds of privacy issues need to be addressed within the plans.


Emergency and Disaster Planning: Government Establishes a Limited Time Pandemic Flu “Blog Summit”

Friday, May 25th, 2007

Ever since talk of the bird flu pandemic started making the news in 2005, information assurace folks have talked about how this could affect them and their efforts. There have been some very interesting viewpoints and insights. Most related to the loss of availability of personnel needed for the business to continue to function, loss of access to vendors, and to outsourced entities, and other emergency management and disaster recovery issues.
When you start thinking about it and brainstorming with your colleagues you discover there truly are many related information assurance issues.