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United States
29 Mar 2017
Department Of Defense Issues Final Version Of Key Cybersecurity Rule
On October 21, 2016, the Department of Defense (DoD) issued its final rule on Network Penetration Reporting and Contracting for Cloud Services, amending an interim version issued on August 26, 2015, and revised on December 30, 2015.
United States
2 Nov 2016
Privacy Shield Moves Forward, Company Certifications to Begin August 1
The European Commission formally adopted the EU-US Privacy Shield on Tuesday, ending months of legal uncertainty with a new framework for governing transatlantic data transfers after the Privacy Safe Harbor framework was invalidated in 2015.
United States
13 Jul 2016
Final Government Contractor Basic Data Security Rule Issued
Yesterday, the Federal Acquisition Regulations ("FAR") Council published the final FAR rule on Basic Safeguarding of Contractor Information Systems.
United States
17 May 2016
European Commission and U.S. Department of Commerce Release Legal Foundation of EU-U.S. Privacy Shield
On Monday, February 29th, the European Commission and U.S. Department of Commerce released a collection of documents summarizing actions taken on both sides of the Atlantic to implement the new Privacy Shield framework.
2 Mar 2016
EU-US Privacy Shield Framework Principles Released
Racing to meet the Article 29 Working Party's end of February deadline for more documentation on the proposed EU-US Privacy Shield, the European Commission and US Department of Commerce released a collection of documents on Monday, February 29
United States
1 Mar 2016
"Privacy Shield" to Replace Safe Harbor as a Path for Transatlantic Transfers of Personal Data
After months of debate about the fate of the US-EU Privacy Safe Harbor that thousands of companies used to lawfully obtain personal data from the European Union, we finally have some details about the successor mechanism for handling transatlantic data transfers.
United States
4 Feb 2016
Department Of Defense Revises Landmark Cybersecurity Rule, Extends Deadline For Some Compliance Requirements
On December 30, 2015, the Department of Defense (DoD) issued a second interim rule on Network Penetration Reporting and Contracting for Cloud Services, amending an earlier version issued on August 26, 2015.
United States
11 Jan 2016
European Union Reaches Agreement on Data Protection Law Reform
On December 15, 2015, the European Union reached an agreement on the final text of the new General Data Protection Regulation.
European Union
17 Dec 2015
Defense Department And GSA Issue Recommendations For Improving Cybersecurity In Government Contracting
On January 23, the Department of Defense and the General Services Administration published their joint recommendations to the President "on the feasibility, security benefits, and relative merits of incorporating security standards into acquisition planning and contract administration . . . [including] what steps can be taken to harmonize and make consistent existing procurement requirements related to cybersecurity."
United States
28 Jan 2014
Support Continues To Build For New Export Controls On Cyber Monitoring Technologies
Amid growing worldwide concern about the security of commercial and government computer networks, the leading multilateral export control organization has moved toward new export controls for advanced computer network hardware, software and technologies that can be used to exploit cybersecurity vulnerabilities.
United States
16 Dec 2013
What You Should Know About DOD's Cybersecurity Rule
On Nov. 18, the U.S. Department of Defense issued the long-awaited final rule addressing how DOD contractors and subcontractors must safeguard unclassified technical information on their corporate information systems.
United States
27 Nov 2013
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