"U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission" Posts

SEC Sanctions Financial Firms for Cybersecurity Lapses

Memo to MSSPs in the financial services sector: U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) sanctions entities for cloud email security lapses.

SEC Warning: Ransomware Targets Financial Networks

Cybercriminals increasingly use phishing & ransomware to attack financial institution networks, the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) reports.

SEC Shares Best Cybersecurity Practices for Financial Services Firms

The Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) shares best cybersecurity practices for financial services organizations. Here’s how MSSPs can leverage tip sheet.

SEC Charges Hackers with $4 Million Securities Trading Scam

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) files fraud charges against Russian, Ukrainian and U.S. individuals — alleging they made more than $4.1 million by cyber stealing financial information from the agency’s database.

Symantec Stock (SYMC) Falls Amid Internal Investigation

Symantec stock (SYMC) falls nearly 35% as of midday Friday after its Audit Committee of the Board of Directors announces an investigation following concerns raised by an ex-employee.

Carbon Black IPO Filing: MSSPs Are Critical to Endpoint Security Success

Carbon Black IPO (initial public offering) filing reveals major dependence on MSSPs (managed security services providers) and strategic partners like IBM and VMware. Nearly 95 percent of sales involve channel partners.

SEC: ‘Critical’ for Companies to Disclose Cybersecurity Incidents

The SEC encourages public companies to inform stakeholders about cybersecurity incidents in a timely manner. SonicWall’s CEO weighs in with perspectives.

SEC: Corporate Data Breach Disclosure, Reporting Rules May Change

Expect the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to rework requirements for publicly-held companies to disclose cybersecurity breaches to investors.

SEC Admits Personal Information Leaked in 2016 Corporate Data Breach

U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) 2016 “EDGAR” system data breach exposes the Social Security numbers & other personal information of two people.

SEC Launches Cybersecurity Unit Following Hack, Clumsy Disclosure

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), in reaction mode following a major hack & poor post-breach communications, launches cybersecurity unit.