The Financial Services Roundtable issued an open letter requesting legislation that encourages financial institutions to share information about data security threats.
The California Attorney General's Office recently issued a set of guidelines, titled "Making Your Privacy Practices Public".
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Consumers frequently reveal personal information about themselves through a variety of daily online and offline activities.
Foley & Lardner
Consumers and privacy advocates are becoming concerned about privacy violations that may result from the "Internet of things", and cars are part of the IoT infrastructure.
The FCC is seeking comment on whether it should take further steps to ensure that the communications industry is sufficiently prepared for cybersecurity threats.
New York Attorney General Releases Report On Rise Of Data Breaches In a July 15 report entitled "Historical Examination of Data Breaches in New York State".
The National Telecommunications and Information Administration announced that it is leading a review of a consumer privacy rights proposal unveiled by the White House.
On May 21, the National Institute of Standards and Technology issued a summary of the workshop previously held on April 9–10.
In October 2012, the California attorney general's new
Privacy Enforcement and Protection Unit mailed an unusual letter to
Delta Air Lines.
Blank Rome LLP
On July 1, 2014, Delaware Governor Jack Markell signed into law Delaware House Bill 295, which amends Section 6 of the Delaware Code relating to trade and commerce.
Scott & Scott LLP
Software auditors such as KPMG, Deloitte and PriceWaterhouseCoopers like to have things their way.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
It has been reported that the U.S. House will vote today on a series of four cybersecurity bills.
The GAO issued a report finding that 24 agencies need to improve cyberattack response as the threat of breaches increases.
Efforts to address cybersecurity in the maritime port environment have been "limited" and generally have not identified or addressed potential maritime cyber-related threats.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
These settlements serve as a reminder to companies that failure to update membership with a safe harbor program can result in civil penalties.
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler urged the private sector to be more proactive in addressing increasing cybersecurity threats.
Commissioner Luis Aguilar from the SEC said that corporate boards must ensure that cybersecurity preparedness is a critical part of their risk oversight responsibilities.
The Obama administration has concluded that existing regulatory laws and voluntary efforts are sufficient to address cybersecurity threats.
AGs are being urged to take action, either on their own, or in concert with the FTC, on key cutting edge privacy issues.
The large-scale data breaches at Target, Neiman Marcus and eBay are only three of the most visible examples of the growing importance of privacy and data security to the payments system.