New cyber incident notification guidelines take effect April 1, 2017

 Posted by at 8:31 am  Breach Laws, Federal, Of Note  Comments Off on New cyber incident notification guidelines take effect April 1, 2017
Nov 252016
 

Tony Ware reports: The U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) is implementing new reporting requirements beginning April 1, 2017, and just released new guidelines to help federal departments and agencies; state, local, tribal, and territorial government entities; information sharing and […]

New York State Proposes Cybersecurity Regulation for Financial Services Institutions

 Posted by at 6:18 pm  Breach Laws, Commentaries and Analyses, Financial Sector, Of Note, State/Local, U.S.  Comments Off on New York State Proposes Cybersecurity Regulation for Financial Services Institutions
Sep 162016
 

Micaela McMurrough, Ashden Fein and Catlin Meade write: On September 13, 2016, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a proposed regulation that would require financial service institutions to develop and implement cybersecurity programs to prevent and mitigate cyber-attacks.  The proposed regulation will […]

HK: Computer with 3,600 patients’ information stolen

 Posted by at 6:56 pm  Breach Incidents, Breach Laws, Education Sector, Health Data, Non-U.S., Theft  Comments Off on HK: Computer with 3,600 patients’ information stolen
Sep 032016
 

RTHK reports: A laptop computer, containing information of more than 3,600 patients, has allegedly been stolen at Queen Mary Hospital. The computer belongs to the Department of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong. The case has been reported to […]