This Week in Enterprise Tech 27

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This Week in Enterprise Tech
Episode 27

This Week in Enterprise Tech 27:

Technology Byte

Belkin takes over Cisco Consumer Market

  • Linksys lines bought by Belkin

Technology Law

Mega Upload

Court Orders & Warrants

Stored Communications Act

Electronic Communications Act


  •'s new Mega file service offers private key encrypted file storage, so Mega does not have access to the data.
  • PGP offer such a service.
  • TNO - Trust No One policy dictates not even a trustworthy second party should be trusted.
  • Your data will be compromised at some point, do your best to prevent compromises in security.

Acceptable Use Policy


  • Example:
  • Intellectual Property clauses often claim ownership of any content created by the user while at work.
  • If content is created on company time and property, the company owns it.
  • Not all clauses may be enforceable in court, certain provisions may be voided. Being too broad may be counter productive as parts of your contract can be voided.
  • Business workplaces do not provide a reasonable expectation of privacy.
  • Do not communicate with your legal counsel while at work.
  • Vague language is a red flag in an AUP. Restrictions must be strictly define (ex. too much space, a virus is found are poorly outlined scenarios).

Hardware & Software Mentions


Production Information

  • Recorded Date: January 28, 2013
  • Release Date: January 28, 2013
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