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Don’t Be the (Uninsured) Victim of a Foreign Cyberattack

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U.S. government officials and cybersecurity experts are warning businesses to prepare for a surge in cyberattacks from Iran. On Thursday of last week, U.S. Cyber Command carried out online attacks against Iranian missile...more

McGuireWoods LLP

What is Your Family Office Doing to Protect Itself From Security Threats? (Part III)

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Welcome back to our three-part series examining cyber vulnerabilities surrounding family offices and steps they can take to mitigate those risks. In Part One we discussed how family offices are particularly vulnerable to...more

McGuireWoods LLP

What is Your Family Office Doing to Protect Itself From Security Threats? (Part II)

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Welcome back to our three-part series examining vulnerabilities surrounding family offices and steps they can take to mitigate those risks. In Part One we discussed how family offices are particularly vulnerable to...more

Newmeyer & Dillion LLP

C-Suite Beware: Cyberattacks are Targeting Executives and Financial Departments Just Like You

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Verizon recently released its 2019 Data Breach Investigations Report (the “Report”) and it reveals some startling trends about the targets of cyber breaches. Based on an analysis of 41,686 security incidents, including 2,013...more

Robinson+Cole Data Privacy + Security Insider

GozNym Malware Attack Hits Two Law Firms for Over $117K in Losses

Two law firms were among the latest victims of the GozNym malware attack that caused a combined loss of more than $117,000....more

Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

As Cyberattacks Rise, U.S. Business Readiness Falls

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Two recent reports reflect that cyberattacks and resulting data breaches continue to threaten U.S. companies and public entities. The Hiscox Cyber Readiness Report (April 23, 2019), compiled from a survey of more than 1,000...more

Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C.

HHS Releases Cybersecurity Threat Mitigation Guide

The Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) has released the “Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices: Managing Threats and Protecting Patients” guide. The publication contains a comprehensive summary of cybersecurity...more

Robinson & Cole LLP

Data Privacy + Cybersecurity Insider - May 2019

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According to a recent survey of cybersecurity professionals by AT&T Cybersecurity entitled “Confidence: the perception and reality of cybersecurity threats,” phishing and cloud security threats are keeping them up at...more

Foley Hoag LLP - Privacy & Data Security

Minimizing Risk and Liability from Man in the Middle Attacks (or, How to Keep Your Company’s Wire Transfers from Going Awry)

Imagine this scenario: you’ve had a productive and mutually advantageous ongoing contractual relationship of several years with another party. You have built up quite a bit of trust over the years, and communicate regularly...more

Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C.

Fraudsters May Determine Whether You Have Cyber-Insurance

Many organizations are surprised to learn in the wake of a cyber-incident that their “cyber” insurance does not cover their losses. Very often this is because fraudsters’ method for committing fraud may not have been the type...more

Baker Ober Health Law

Protecting LTC Residents' PHI: Eight Tips for Avoiding a Data Breach

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Organizations that meet the definition of "covered entity" under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 and its implementing regulations (HIPAA) must be diligent to maintain the privacy and security...more

Roetzel & Andress

HHS Releases Guidance For Health Industry On Voluntary Cybersecurity Practices

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The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has released a publication entitled the "Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices (HICP): Managing Threats and Protecting Patients." The HICP was prepared in response to the...more

McGuireWoods LLP

HHS Issues Voluntary Cybersecurity Guidance for the Healthcare Industry

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The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently released a report titled “Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices: Managing Threats and Protecting Patients.” ...more

Jackson Lewis P.C.

NYS Education Department Proposes To Significantly Strengthen Data Security And Privacy Protocol

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Government agencies, businesses, hospitals and universities are the frequent targets of staggering data breaches that can affect millions of individuals. But K-12 schools are also at risk for cyber attacks as they rely more...more

Bond Schoeneck & King PLLC

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Issues Cybersecurity Guidance For Health Care Providers 

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”), in conjunction with the Health Sector Coordinating Council has released cybersecurity guidelines (the “Guidelines”) to assist health care providers and inform best...more

Fisher Phillips

Don’t Take the Bait! “Spear Phishing” and “Whaling” Take Scams to the Next Level

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For several years now, we’ve been alerting employers about the dangers of phishing scams that attempt to obtain private and personal information from employers... Many of these scams rear their ugly head around tax season,...more

Wilson Elser

HHS Releases New Cybersecurity Guidance for the Health Care Industry

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As health care practitioners and organizations settle into the New Year, there is new guidance for cybersecurity best practices. On December 28, 2018, a task force of public-and private-sector leaders under the U.S....more

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

HHS Releases New Cybersecurity Guidance

In a four-part publication, a Task Force that included the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and private sector industry leaders released guidance for the healthcare industry on cybersecurity best practices. The...more

Thompson Coburn LLP

HHS issues voluntary health care cybersecurity guidelines

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On December 28, 2018, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) published the “Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices (HICP): Managing Threats and Protecting Patients” (“Guidelines”). The Guidelines were...more

Holland & Knight LLP

Impact of the New Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices: 2019 Outlook

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• The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Dec. 28, 2018, announced the release of the "Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices: Managing Threats and Protecting Patients" that provides a "Call to Action" to make...more

Verrill Dana LLP

Is Cybersecurity on Your 2019 Work Plan?

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On December 28, 2018, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) closed out the year by releasing long-awaited voluntary cybersecurity guidelines for the health care industry. The four-volume publication,...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

Fool Me Twice…SEC’s latest Cyber-Fraud ROI Indicates Future Enforcement Against Hacker Victims

In the aftermath of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (“SEC”) latest Report of Investigation (“Report”) regarding cyberattacks via “spoofed or manipulated electronic communications,” companies should prepare to adjust...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

FTC Cyber Guidance for Small Business has Tips Helpful to All

The Federal Trade Commission recently issued a cyber guide that, while intended for small businesses, can be of help for all businesses. The purpose of the guide, which includes various modules, is to help smaller businesses...more

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Largest U.S. Health Data Breach To Date Results in $16 Million HIPAA Settlement - Healthcare Alert

On October 15, 2018, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced that Anthem, Inc. will pay $16 million to settle OCR’s investigation of its potential violations of the Health...more

White and Williams LLP

Five Steps to Make Your Home More Cyber Secure

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October has been designated National Cyber Security Awareness Month by the Department of Homeland Security, and in the first week of the month we are focusing on developing good cybersecurity habits in our most personal...more

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