Cyber risk is now firmly at the top of the international agenda as high-profile breaches raise fears that hack attacks and other security failures could endanger the global economy.
The Global Risks 2015 report,...more
On Wednesday, April 22, 2015, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Protecting Cyber Networks Act ("PCNA"), which would give companies certain liability protection against potential lawsuits when sharing cyber threat...more
On February 13, 2015, President Barack Obama signed an executive order entitled "Promoting Private Sector Cybersecurity Information Sharing" (the "Executive Order") to foster cybersecurity threat information sharing within...more
On January 13, 2015, the Obama Administration presented to Congress an updated legislative proposal to improve American cybersecurity and data privacy protection....more
While cybersecurity has traditionally focused on blocking attacks from the outside through perimeter defenses (e.g., firewalls, intrusion detection, penetration testing), unfolding facts concerning the recent Target data...more
On February 12, 2013, President Obama signed an executive order for "Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity" (the "Executive Order"). The Executive Order seeks to promote information sharing between the government...more