Tag Archives: Cyber

Pete Weiss recommends: weekly highlights on cyber issues

Via LLRX – Pete Weiss recommends: weekly highlights on cyber issues – Privacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health/medical, to name but a few. On a weekly basis, Pete Weiss highlights … Continue reading

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SEC’s Cyber Unit Shutters Another Alleged Initial Coin Offering Scam As Federal Cryptocurrency Fraud Crackdown Continues

Over the course of the last two months, we have witnessed a flurry of enforcement activity with respect to initial coin offerings and virtual currency fraud schemes by the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. The … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Cyber Risk: A Board Level View

It is now well known and understood that cybersecurity is a board level issue. This generalization is true not just for companies in the United States but for all companies around the world. In the following guest post, Joel Pridmore, … Continue reading

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DFARS Cyber Rule – What Questions Should Contractors Ask Themselves in the New Year?

[The referenced article was originally published in Law360.] Since August 2015, defense contractors have been on notice that they were required to implement the security controls in National Institute of Standards and Technology (“NIST”) Special Publication (“SP”) 800-171 no later … Continue reading

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Payroll Processing Cyber Crime

Criminals are hacking payroll payment processing systems to divert payments – and the right comprehensive Cyber Risk Insurance policy is essential to ensure financial protection.  Payroll processing is a primary target for cyber criminals because payroll systems are so widespread, … Continue reading

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