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

NetDiligence Announces Mobile App for Data Breach Response

Launching Companion App for Breach Response Planning Software

PHILADELPHIA, October 15, 2019 – NetDiligence®, a leading provider of cyber risk readiness and response services, today announced that significant enhancements to its innovative Breach Plan Connect® (BPC) software are being released early next year. Most notably, BPC 2.0 will include a mobile app that is fully integrated with the company’s Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution, enabling organizations to develop their response plans on their desktops and activate their plans when needed from their mobile devices.

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

NetDiligence Announces Keynote for California Event

This year’s Cyber Risk Summit Santa Monica keynote will be presented as a fireside chat in which distinguished cybersecurity expert Alex Stamos of Stanford University will participate in a wide-ranging interview on cybersecurity issues. Conducting the interview will be Vishaal Hariprasad, CEO and founder of Arceo.ai.