May 172017
 
"Shoot the messenger:" NYC hospital and vendor threaten DataBreaches.net for reporting on their security failure

Vendor’s mistake potentially exposed “millions” of Bronx-Lebanon Hospital patients’ information; Hospital and vendor try to claim that iHealth Solutions was “hacked” by security researchers who uncovered the security problem; Hospital and vendor issue series of demands, threaten DataBreaches.net for reporting on incident;  […]

Dramatic Overhaul of Israeli Data Security Regulations Passed by Knesset

 Posted by at 9:11 am  Breach Laws, Non-U.S.  Comments Off on Dramatic Overhaul of Israeli Data Security Regulations Passed by Knesset
Apr 062017
 

From Hunton & Williams: Haim Ravia and Dotan Hammer of Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Baratz recently published an article outlining Israel’s new Protection of Privacy Regulations (“Regulations”), passed by the Knesset on March 21, 2017. The Regulations will impose mandatory […]

Virginia Adds Notification Requirements for Payroll Incidents to Breach Law

 Posted by at 8:11 am  Breach Laws, Phishing, State/Local  Comments Off on Virginia Adds Notification Requirements for Payroll Incidents to Breach Law
Mar 292017
 

Liisa M. Thomas, Robert H. Newman, and Eric J. Shinabarger of Winston Strawn LLP write: With little fanfare, Virginia recently amended its data breach notification law, requiring employers and payroll service providers to notify the Virginia Attorney General if they […]