Compliance

Cybersecurity breaches, attacks, data and customer privacy issues involving compliance regulations like HIPAA, PCI, Sarbanes-Oxley and more.

How U.S. DoD Government Contractors Can Achieve CMMC Compliance

What the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) means for U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) government contractors, according to Kyber Security, an MSSP.

Texas Breach Notification Law: New Requirements Coming

Texas Governor Greg Abbott recently signed HB 3746, a bill amending Texas’s data breach notification law. Here are the new requirements.

New York DFS Fines Mortgage Lender in Cybersecurity Enforcement Action

Residential Mortgage Services RMS agreed to pay a $1.5 million fine for violating New York State DFS Cybersecurity Regulation.

United Kingdom Boosts Online Privacy Requirements

United Kingdom introduces new standards that online services must meet in order to protect children’s privacy.

Senate Bill Limits Corporate Use of Facial Recognition

The National Biometric Information Privacy Act of 2020 would require companies to obtain individuals’ consent before collecting biometric data.

M&A Due Diligence and Cybersecurity: Bugcrowd Bundle Assists the Process

Bugcrowd releases due diligence suite to help companies assess cybersecurity vulnerabilities that could influence mergers and acquisitions (M&A).

Texas AG Investigates Facebook’s Use of Biometric Identifiers

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is investigating Facebook for alleged violations involving the collection, retention and disclosure of biometric data.

New York DFS Files Cybersecurity Charges Against First American Title

Landmark legal case tests cybersecurity regulations, penalties & enforcement: New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) vs. First American Title Insurance Company.

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA): What You Need to Know

Eight steps organizations should take before CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act) enforcement begins, according to Optiv Security.

Coronavirus Geolocation Tracking: Will U.S. Consumer Privacy Law Emerge?

Legislators & privacy advocates urge Congress to enact national consumer privacy law as coronavirus geolocation surveillance escalates.