Privacy & Cybersecurity Update - August 2014

In This Issue:

- NIST Announces October Workshop and Releases Framewok Update

- Insurance Company Succeeds in Cybersecurity Litigation

- Safe Harbor Under Attack — This Time From a US Group

- Challenge to the Sale of the Crumbs’ Customer List

- Excerpt from Insurance Company Succeeds in Cybersecurity Litigation:

A growing and critical area of privacy and cybersecurity litigation involves the obligation of insurance companies to cover a company’s losses under traditional commercial general liability policies. A recent decision by a federal district court in the state of Washington held that, on the facts before it, the insurance company had no such obligation....

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