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NU faces ‘very real’ cyber threat: 9.94 million attacks blocked daily

This article by Rick Ruggles about the University of Nebraska’s security challenges may give some readers a better understanding of what happens on a daily basis.  Here are some snippets: …  the number of attacks on systems is shocking. He said NU’s information security efforts block 9.94 million attacks daily. Many of those are...

New Notification Requirements in New York for Healthcare Providers Facing a Cybersecurity Incident

Frank J. Fanshawe, Joseph J. Lazzarotti, Jason C. Gavejian and Maya Atrakchi of JacksonLewis write: On August 12, Mahesh Nattanmai, New York’s Chief Health Information Officer, issued a notice letter (“the notice”) on behalf of the New York State Department of Health (“Department”) requiring healthcare providers to use a new notification protocol for informing...