Cyber Risk News, Vol. 218 – March 18, 2020

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Among the stories we’re highlighting this month: ransomware attacks are occurring in virtually every business sector, lawsuits filed against MGM and UW Medicine for 2019 data breaches, security vulnerabilities in the cannabis industry, a hacker group breaches AWS

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 217 – February 19, 2020

Among the stories we’re highlighting this month: more ransomware attacks, more lawsuits, WaWa customer data for sale on the dark web, first wave of lawsuits citing CCPA hits the courts, and a study proposing that six big businesses could have saved $71 billion if they’d had proper antivirus solutions in place.

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 216 – January 22, 2020

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Among the stories we’re highlighting this month: ransomware attacks continue to grow in number and severity, more lawsuits in the healthcare and retail sectors, a severe security breach (web skimming attack) of an online school accounting platform, a

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 215 – December 18, 2019

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. This month we’re highlighting a $14M ransom and $6M settlement in the healthcare sector, more ransomware attacks on public entities, the expanding scope of the Desjardins data breach, and the largest GDPR fine to-date. Don’t miss the items

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 213 – October 3, 2019

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. This month we’re highlighting the growing menace of ransomware, big breaches in retail and social media, a new study from AppRiver on the cost of data breaches for SMEs, and alleged failures of corporate executives to handle breaches

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 212 – August 13, 2019

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. This month we’re highlighting cloud risk, a new IBM study on the cost of a data breach, cybercrime against public entities, big penalties from the UK’s ICO, along with the usual suspects – hackers, malware and ransomware. Don’t

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 211 – July 10, 2019

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. This month we’re highlighting vendor risk, cloud risk, critical-infrastructure risk, security flaws, and the usual suspects – hackers, malware and ransomware. Don’t miss the items in ORANGE below. CLOUD Ford, TD Bank Files Found Online in Cloud Data

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 210 – May 23, 2019

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. This month we’re highlighting a mysterious hacker group that’s targeting software supply chains, more monster breaches, new class actions, multimillion-dollar settlements, third-party breaches, and more! Don’t miss the items in ORANGE below. TECHNOLOGY A Mysterious Hacker Group Is

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 209 – April 23, 2019

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. This month we’re highlighting massive data breaches, class actions lawsuits and settlements, ransomware attacks, theft of IP/trade secrets, theft of payroll money, and more! Don’t miss the items below in ORANGE.