Cybersecurity

Liability Without Actual Damage For Cyber-Breach

Liability Without Actual Damage For Cyber-Breach

In Nancy Bohnak v. Marsh & McLennan Cos. Inc., a panel of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that Marsh & McLennan […]

AI Wrecks Brands at Warp Speed, Creating Risk

AI Wrecks Brands at Warp Speed, Creating Risk

Warren Buffett once said, “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it.” Today, artificial intelligence can ruin a […]

Risk Management and Cybersecurity

Risk Management and Cybersecurity

A recent McKinsey series identifies actions that together comprise a best practice for developing a risk-based cybersecurity approach: First, fully embed cybersecurity in the […]

Time For a Post-Quantum Risk Analysis

Time For a Post-Quantum Risk Analysis

Three federal agencies just combined resources to issue a fact sheet about the impact of “potentially adversarial, cryptanalytically relevant quantum computer capabilities.” In English, […]

Will Governments Step In When Cyber-Insurance Isn’t Available?

Will Governments Step In When Cyber-Insurance Isn’t Available?

Premiums for cyber insurance rose almost 50 percent in 2022, but they aren’t keeping up with the cost of attacks. The price of the […]

Siemens Energy and British Airways Victims of Monster Data Breach

The Social Security numbers, birth dates, driver’s license numbers, health insurance claims, medical history notes, prescription information and other PII of 612,000 Medicare beneficiaries […]

The Blind Spot in Cybersecurity: Assessing Value and Efficacy in Risk Management

Executives Iffy About Data Privacy Preparedness

Corporate readiness for new data privacy requirements in the U.S., U.K., and the EU, and challenges posed by AI, are the topics of a […]

Delayed Data Breach Disclosure Spawns Big Class Action

Delayed Data Breach Disclosure Spawns Big Class Action

On or about March 12, the well-named cybercrime gang Money Message struck PharMerica, a pharmacy company that services more than 3,100 long-term care and […]

Cyberattack Fallout - Wells Notices For CFO and CIO

Cyberattack Fallout – Wells Notices For CFO and CIO

In an SEC filing, business software company SolarWinds says that current and former executives, including its CFO and CIO, received notices that they may […]

Check Your Cyber-insurance: Employee Prevails In Stolen PII Case

There have been several important decisions concerning the development of common law in data breach litigation. Most recently, in Ramirez v. Paradies Shops, LLC, […]