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Tennessee Gives Businesses 45 Days for Data Breach Notice

USA - April 20 2016 Recent amendments to the State's data breach statute give a hard deadline for a business to provide consumer notice, removes encryption safe harbor…

Adam H. Greene, Christin S. McMeley, John D. Seiver, Bryan Thompson

Can Ransomware Trap Your Health Information? OCR Highlights the Risk of Cyber Extortion in its Cyber-Awareness Initiative

USA - February 22 2016 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has been highlighting the threat posed by “ransomware”—when an…

Adam H. Greene, Bryan Thompson, Rebecca L. Williams

Passage of Cybersecurity Act Eliminates Liability for Cyber-Sharing

USA - December 31 2015 Businesses concerned about combating cyber threats got an unexpected gift from Washington in the final weeks of 2015 with the passage of long-stalled…

Adam H. Greene

Pardon the “intrusion” – cybersecurity worries scuttle Wassenaar changes

USA - September 4 2015 Companies concerned about their cybersecurity Posture can breathe a small sigh of relief, as the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and…

Bryan Thompson

DoD new cyber security reporting rules for contractors

USA - August 31 2015 In a move that highlights the changing winds of federal cybersecurity policy, the Department of Defense ("DoD") has issued an interim Rule ("Rule")…

Lisa M. Marchese, Christine V. Williams