Cybersecurity

IBM Response to National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s Proposed Approach to Consumer Privacy

IBM today issued the following comments in response to NTIA’s Request for Comment on Administration’s Proposed Approach to Consumer Privacy:

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Strengthening the Charter of Trust for a Secure Digital World

As part of our ongoing, all-encompassing effort to build trust in data processing and storage, IBM was, in early 2018,  a founding member of the Charter of Trust for a secure digital world.

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IBM’s Principles for Trust and Transparency

For more than a century, IBM has earned the trust of our clients by responsibly managing their most valuable data, and we have worked to earn the trust of society by ushering powerful new technologies into the world responsibly and with clear purpose.

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An American Approach to Data Privacy

In less than two weeks, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will go into effect in the European Union—solidifying the most expansive overhaul of privacy regulations in a generation. In addition to the risk of major data breaches, cybercrime and mismanagement of personal data, privacy is now front of mind for governments across the globe.

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IBM Statement on Senate Action to Combat Online Sex Trafficking

IBM released the following statement on the Senate’s passage of SESTA/FOSTA legislation to combat online sex trafficking:

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Letter from Business Leaders to McConnell, Schumer Urging Passage of Anti-Sex Trafficking Legislation

Leaders from top U.S. companies, including IBM Corporation, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, 21st Century Fox, Oracle Corporation, Walt Disney Corporation and The Home Depot, today sent the following letter to Senate leadership urging passage of anti-sex trafficking legislation:

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With Great Technology Comes Great Responsibility

In 1996, Congress passed the first major overhaul of U.S. telecommunications law in more than 60 years. Tucked away in Title V of the Telecommunications Act was a provision that granted immunity from liability for providers of an “interactive computer service” who publish content from others.

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IBM, Oracle and HPE Urge House Leadership to Pass Critical Provisions to Online Sex Trafficking Bill

IBM, Oracle and HPE urge House leadership to pass the Walters Amendment, which contains key provisions of the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act (SESTA), when considering legislation today to combat online sex trafficking.

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Four skills we should teach our students for the tech jobs of the future

Today we’re seeing a transformational shift in society. Driven by innovations like AI, cloud computing, blockchain and data analytics, industries from cybersecurity to healthcare to agriculture are being revolutionized. These innovations are creating new jobs but also changing existing ones—and require new skills that our workforce must be equipped with. 

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