Author Archives: Sharon Lyon

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.

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 208 – March 5, 2019

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. This month we’re highlighting massive regulatory fines (NERC, HIPAA, COPPA, GDPR), legal settlements, hackers, blockchain vulnerability, and more! Don’t miss the items below in ORANGE. ENERGY NERC fines Duke Energy $10 million for cybersecurity failings North Carolina-based Duke

NetDiligence® Announces Keynotes for Bermuda Event

National Security and Industry Experts to Speak at Cyber Risk Summit Bermuda

PHILADELPHIA, February 26, 2019 – NetDiligence®, a leading provider of cyber risk readiness and response services, today announced the keynote speakers for Cyber Risk Summit Bermuda. NetDiligence hosts Cyber Risk Summits in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K. This is the first year the company has brought its acclaimed programming to Bermuda, “The World’s Risk Capital.”

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 207 – February 6, 2019

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. France slaps Google with a huge fine, more than 140 airlines affected by a third-party breach, more 24 million financial documents exposed by a third-party breach, settlements in the Neiman Marcus, Sonic, and Arby’s breaches – and more!

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 206 – January 3, 2019

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. 2018 ended with a bang: massive data breaches affecting multi-millions of people, lawsuits – class actions amd state AGs, a legal ruling in Pennsylvania that could open the floodgate to “hundreds of thousands of lawsuits,” the staggering number

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 205 – November 15, 2018

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Among the stories we’re highlighting this month: class actions against social media giants, big breaches in healthcare, the ABA publishes formal opinion regarding lawyers’ obligations before and after a data breach, Gemalto publishes global breach stats for first

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 203 – August 22, 2018

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Among the stories we’re highlighting this month: final settlement in the Anthem breach, more class actions, phishing, a coordinated international cyber heist using ATMs, business interruption, and more. Also, don’t miss the items below in ORANGE. LONDON REGISTRATION

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 202 – July 3, 2018

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Among the stories we’re highlighting this month: stronger state laws (California & Arizona), GDPR-related breach outside the EU, increasing attacks on LATAM banks, major online data leaks/breaches, “HIPAA has teeth”, cloud services aggregation risk, and more. Also, don’t

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 201 – May 22, 2018

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Exposures include business interruption (first-party exposure) and legal liability (lawsuits), also crisis costs to investigate the breach, notify the victims, and defend against class action lawsuits, regulatory actions and fines. Also, don’t miss the items below in ORANGE.