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FBI Warns Student Data at Risk

USA - September 20 2018 Student data is a treasure trove for hackers. In a recent FBI Alert, the agency warned that the rapid growth of educational technologies combined with…

Study Shows Banks Block 80% of Cyberattacks … But is that Enough?

USA - September 20 2018 In Accenture’s 2018 State of Cyber Resilience for Banking & Capital Markets study, the consulting firm reported the rate at which cyber-attacks on…

Part II: Hidden Costs of Bug Bounty Programs

USA - September 17 2018 Many big data and technology companies consider “bug bounty” programs - incentive-based initiatives that reward “ethical” hackers who report data…

Healthcare in the Cross Hairs: Insider Threat

USA - September 13 2018 The healthcare industry has been in the sights of hackers for some time. But a recent survey found that the biggest threat in the sector comes from…

California Legislature Makes Last-Minute Changes to New Data Privacy Law

USA - September 11 2018 As California’s legislative session came to a close late last month, the state’s lawmakers passed SB-1121, approving a series of tweaks to the…

In Search of Immunity: MGM Fights to Define SAFETY Act Protection

USA - September 6 2018 Memories of the massacre of dozens of concertgoers at a Las Vegas music festival last year are unlikely to fade soon. In the deadliest shooting in U.S…

Obsolete Device Woes: What To Do?

USA - August 27 2018 It seems like a victimless crime. Toss out an old computer or post it for sale on the Internet for a few bucks. Not a big deal, right? Not so fast…

Cyber Lessons From the SEC?

USA - August 20 2018 Public companies worried about cybersecurity risk would be well served to pay attention to a recent crackdown by the U.S. Securities and Exchanges…

Ninth Circuit Gives Google Reprieve to Resolve Overseas Warrant Dispute

USA - August 16 2018 A federal appeals court is giving Google and the Justice Department more time to work out their differences in a standoff over whether the tech giant…

New York Cyber Deadline “Reminder” Issued by DFS

USA - August 13 2018 It’s that time again. The third compliance deadline for New York’s sweeping new cybersecurity regulation is less than three weeks away. That means…