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FTC And Equifax Reach Historic Settlement
The Federal Trade Commission ("FTC"), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and 50 U.S. states and territories
United States
2 Aug 2019
Are You Talking To A Bot? New CA Law Makes Disclosure The Best Option
Welcome to July. While the California Consumer Protection Act ("CCPA") is certainly one of the most important pieces of privacy legislation affecting many businesses today
United States
11 Jul 2019
Cynthia Larose Named A National Law Review "Go-To Thought Leader"
Mintz Member Cynthia Larose and her thought leadership on all things Privacy has been selected for a National Law Review "Go-To Thought Leadership Award."
United States
11 Jan 2019
Commitment To Protection Of User Data Essential To Consumer Adoption Of IoT Devices – Three Things To Know About The New Hampshire Amazon Echo Case
Recently, Amazon refused (registration required) to provide data from an Amazon Echo device in a case involving the a double homicide in response to an order issued by a New Hampshire state judge.
United States
11 Dec 2018
Uber And FTC Arrive At Settlement: Extensive Monitoring, But No FTC Fines Ahead
Recently, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") announced that it has finalized its expanded settlement with ride-haling giant, Uber Technologies, Inc. ("Uber") related to two major data breach incidents.
United States
21 Nov 2018
FDA Responds To Device Software Vulnerabilities By Releasing New Draft Cybersecurity Guidance
Once finalized, the draft guidance will supersede a final guidance of the same name issued in 2014.
United States
24 Oct 2018
"Hey Alexa – Tell Me About Your Security Measures"
California continues to lead the nation in cybersecurity and privacy legislation on the heels of the recent California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 ("CCPA").
United States
8 Oct 2018
October Is National Cyber Security Awareness Month: NTIA Requests Comment On A Proposed Risk-Management Approach To Consumer Data Privacy
Welcome to October! October 2018 marks the 15th year of the observance of National Cyber Security Awareness Month ...
United States
4 Oct 2018
National Cyber Strategy Aims To Deter Through Strength; Collaborate With Private Sector To Secure Cyberspace
Late last week the White House released its National Cyber Strategy, setting forth its approach to protecting U.S. critical infrastructure from global cyber threats.
United States
2 Oct 2018
More Privacy Legislative Activity In California
Labor Day is passed, and the Privacy & Security Matters blog is back after a bit of a hiatus. The California State Legislature was busy up to the last day of the session working on privacy legislation
United States
7 Sep 2018
Trump Administration Botnet Report Will Impact IoT Device Makers – Things You Should Know
Manufacturers of wireless devices used for IoT applications should take heed of new Trump Administration proposals aimed at reducing the cybersecurity threats from botnets and other automated and distributed attacks.
United States
3 Jul 2018
Failure To Signal: Uber Forced To Accept Expanded Settlement After Concealing Security Breach From FTC
Uber Technologies, Inc. has agreed to an expansion of its initial August 2017 proposed consent agreement with the FTC, in light of revelations of an additional security breach in October 2016...
United States
25 Apr 2018
It's That Time Of Year Again: Phish Madness!
Beware of March Madness! Scammers and phishers take advantage of increased web traffic by impersonating popular March Madness websites, including bracket sites and game live streams.
United States
15 Mar 2018
SEC Provides New Far-Ranging Cybersecurity Guidance
The Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") released expansive interpretive guidance ("2018 Guidance"), posted February 21, 2018, further building upon its far-reaching cybersecurity guidance ...
United States
28 Feb 2018
Deadline Approaching Under NY Cybersecurity Regulations
If your company is one of the broad group of businesses licensed by the New York Department of Financial Services (NY DFS), a very important deadline is bearing down on February 15.
United States
14 Feb 2018
US-CERT Warns Of Potential Hurricane Harvey Phishing Scams
As if the devastating effects of Hurricane Harvey are not bad enough, the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) of the Department of Homeland Security is warning of a different threat...
United States
25 Sep 2017
Target Reaches $18.5 Million Dollar Settlement In Data Breach With States
It seems as though we have been writing about this case for a lifetime. Target Corporation's data breach saga came one step closer to a conclusion this week.
United States
2 Jun 2017
#Mlwashingtoncyberwatch: The Cybersecurity Executive Order (At Last)
Amid the flurry following former FBI Director James Comey's firing last week, President Trump marked his 111th day in office on Thursday, May 11th by signing an executive order...
United States
24 May 2017
Yesterday, #WannaCry. Today, #DocuSignPhish
Another day, another data incident. If you use DocuSign, you'll want to pay attention.
United States
19 May 2017
Global Ransomware Attack Update
We've been following the latest on the WannaCry ransomware attack that we first told you about over the weekend. A feared "second strike" did not materialize today, but victimized firms...
United States
17 May 2017
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