Norma Krayem

Norma Krayem

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Cybersecurity Concerns Underpin Continued Push In The Regulatory And Legal Arenas

While Congress continues its aggressive push on cybersecurity legislation, regulatory oversight and legal efforts continue across the spectrum of industries effectively filling the gap in addressing now every day concerns...more

9/8/2014 - Best Management Practices Board of Directors C-Suite Executives Chief Compliance Officers Cybersecurity Cybersecurity Framework Data Protection FFIEC FTC FTC v Wyndham Legislative Agendas Popular Privacy Laws Risk Assessment Risk Management SEC Wyndham

The Congress Ramps Up Action On Cybersecurity Legislation - Possibilities For Data Protection/Breach Legislation Still Exist

While not a day goes by without a new cybersecurity attack, the recent news of the Russian criminal gang who is alleged to have stolen over 1 billion user names and passwords as well as 500 million email addresses reinforces...more

9/8/2014 - Cybersecurity Data Breach Data Protection

Capital Thinking: Cybersecurity

Legislative Branch Activity - Cybersecurity Legislation - Last week, the Senate Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence held a closed session to mark up the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) which...more

7/17/2014 - Cybersecurity DHS Legislative Agendas Legislative Committees NIST Pending Legislation

Capital Thinking: Homeland Security

Legistlative Activity - Reid Files Motion to Proceed on Terrorism Risk Insurance Bill - On July 9, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) filed a motion to proceed to the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program...more

7/16/2014 - DHS Funding Legislative Agendas Obama Administration Pending Legislation Proposed Legislation Terrorism Insurance TRIA Unaccompanied Minors

Capital Thinking: Homeland Security

Legislative Activity Senate to Mark Up FY 2015 DHS Appropriations - The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security has announced that it will mark up the FY 2015 Homeland Security Appropriations bill on...more

6/24/2014 - Appropriation Customs and Border Protection DHS ICE Immigrants

White House Issues Cybersecurity Framework: “Phase I” Implementation Begins

On February 12, 2014, the White House unveiled its final Cybersecurity Framework 1.0 along with a new U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) “Critical Infrastructure Cyber Community (C3) Voluntary Program.” This capped...more

2/24/2014 - Critical Infrastructure Sectors Cybersecurity Cybersecurity Framework DHS NIST

Capital Thinking: Homeland Security

House GOP Discusses immigration and Border Security at Retreat - At the House GOP’s annual retreat on January 30-31, the caucus debated a broad set of immigration and border security principles drafted by House...more

2/3/2014 - Border Security DHS

Capital Thinking: Cybersecurity

Data Breach - This week, several Congressional Committees will hold a number of hearings focused on the recent data breaches at Target, Neiman Marcus and other large companies that compromised the financial information...more

2/3/2014 - Cybersecurity Cybersecurity Framework Data Protection DHS Neiman Marcus NIST Target

Capital Thinking: Homeland Security

Homeland Security Nominations - The Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee held a nomination hearing for President Barack Obama’s nominee to become the next Inspector General of the U.S. Department of...more

1/27/2014 - DHS Flood Insurance GAO Immigration Records Legislative Agendas Transportation Security Administration

Capital Thinking: Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity Legislation - The House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies Committee plans to move forward on its cybersecurity bill this week, with...more

1/15/2014 - Critical Infrastructure Sectors Cyber Attacks Cybersecurity Data Breach Data Protection DHS NIST

Capital Thinking: Homeland Security

LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY - Homeland Security Nominations - The Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee held a nomination hearing for President Barack Obama’s nominee to become the next Inspector...more

1/13/2014 - Databases DHS Flood Insurance GAO Legislative Agendas Nominations Privacy Policy Transportation Security Administration

Capital Thinking: Homeland Security

Two Senators Call for Acting DHS Inspector General to Step Down - Since June 2012, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Acting Inspector General Charles K. Edwards has been the subject of a Senate Homeland Security...more

11/13/2013 - Barack Obama DHS Ethics Mass Shootings Transportation Security Administration Whistleblowers

Capital Thinking: Cybersecurity

This Week’s Hearings: - Wednesday, November 13: The House Homeland Security Committee will hold a hearing at 10:00 am titled “Cyber Side-Effects: How Secure is the Personal Information Entered into the Flawed...more

11/11/2013 - Cybersecurity DHS Infrastructure National Security NIST

Capital Thinking: Cybersecurity

LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY - This Week’s Hearings: Tuesday, October 29: The House Homeland Security Committee has again rescheduled its markup of the Critical Infrastructure Research and Development Advancement Act of...more

10/28/2013 - Cybersecurity Cybersecurity Framework DHS NIST

Capital Thinking: Homeland Security

Federal Emergency Management Agency Reauthorization - On Tuesday, October 22, House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-PA) introduced the first ever Federal Emergency Management...more

10/28/2013 - Border Security DHS E-Verify FEMA Flood Insurance Government Shutdown

Capital Thinking: Homeland Security

Jeh Johnson Nominated for DHS Secretary - President Barack Obama has nominated former U.S. Department of Defense General Counsel Jeh Johnson to serve as the next secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)....more

10/25/2013 - CFATS DHS DOD Emergency Response Transportation Security Administration

Capital Thinking: Cybersecurity

LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY - Cybersecurity Legislation - After postponing a previously scheduled markup due to the government shutdown, the House Homeland Security Committee plans to mark up the Critical Infrastructure...more

10/21/2013 - Critical Infrastructure Sectors Cybersecurity DHS Government Shutdown NIST

Capital Thinking: Cybersecurity

LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY - Cybersecurity Legislation - Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) announced that she plans to introduce legislation soon that will offer tax credits to businesses that make investments in...more

10/11/2013 - Cybersecurity Data Protection Executive Orders NIST Proposed Legislation Tax Credits

Capital Thinking: Homeland Security

LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY - Impact of Government Shutdown on DHS - Despite the government shutdown, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) retained more staff than other agencies because much of its operations...more

10/10/2013 - Border Security Confirmation Proceedings DHS Government Shutdown

Capital Thinking: Cybersecurity

LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY - Cybersecurity Legislation - Last week, the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies marked up two cybersecurity bills –...more

9/30/2013 - Cybersecurity Cybersecurity Framework DHS Legislative Agendas NIST

Capital Thinking: Homeland Security

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Nomination Hearings Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Chairman Thomas Carper (D-DE) and Ranking Member Tom Coburn (R-OK) continue to criticize the...more

9/23/2013 - Border Security DHS Flood Insurance

Capital Thinking: Cybersecurity

LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY - House Cybersecurity Legislation - The House Homeland Security Committee is currently circulating a revised draft of the National Cybersecurity and Critical Protection Act (NCCIP), the...more

9/17/2013 - Critical Infrastructure Sectors Cybersecurity Cybersecurity Framework DHS NCCIC NIST Proposed Legislation

Capital Thinking: Homeland Security

LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY - Syria Military Force Authorization - A small but growing group of lawmakers are supporting the authorization of military force in Syria by arguing that a strike could keep the Assad...more

9/12/2013 - Customs and Border Protection Foreign Policy Middle East National Security

Capital Thinking Update - July 22, 2013

General Legislative - The Senate will convene at 10:00 am on Tuesday, July 23. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) is expected to renew his motion to proceed on the FY 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban...more

7/22/2013 - Appropriation Act CFPB CMS Critical Infrastructure Sectors Cybersecurity DHS Dodd-Frank E-Rates EHR EPA ESEA Farm Bill FCC FERC FSB FSOC Higher Education Act Infrastructure Interest Rates Mobile Apps Mobile Payments Offshore Drilling PCBs Richard Cordray SEC Student Loans TRIA

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