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Preparing for and Responding to Cybersecurity Incidents: What Critical Pipeline Owners and Operators Need to Do as TSA Announces New Cybersecurity Requirements

USA - May 27 2021 On May 27, the Department of Homeland Security’s Transportation Security Administration announced a Security Directive designed to “better identify…

Major U.S. Gas Pipeline Shuts Down Thanks to Another Ransomware Attack

USA - May 10 2021 Colonial Pipeline, the largest gas pipeline in the United States, temporarily shut down its operations on Friday following a ransomware attack. A…

Do Data Breach Victims Have Standing Based on Increased Risk of Identity Theft?

USA - March 15 2021 In February, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (Florida, Georgia, and Alabama) joined five other circuits to hold that the increased…

Amy L. Hanna Keeney.

Water Treatment System Hack is a Warning to Critical Infrastructure Organizations

USA - February 9 2021 On February 5, 2021, a hacker remotely accessed a Florida city’s water treatment network and increased the level of sodium hydroxide (lye) in the…

Angela Grate.

You Can’t Outsource Information Risk: Non-Bank Financial Institutions Must Ensure that Vendors Protect Sensitive Information

USA - January 22 2021 On December 15, 2020, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced a settlement with a mortgage industry data analytics company requiring the…