Legislation

CISPA Returns: Cyber Week 2013 on the Hill

April 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Although we continue to move forward with business, we do ask that you pause momentarily in remembrance of those lost or injured in yesterday’s senseless act of violence in Boston.  Our thoughts and prayers go...

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It has been almost ten years since California’s landmark data breach notification law (SB 1386) went into effect.  Since its passage, we’ve seen a number of high profile reports of breached information along with numerous...

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For Obama, a Cybersecurity Triple Play

February 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

FIRST: In a surprise move on Tuesday night, President Obama signed the long awaited and highly anticipated executive order on cybersecurity a day earlier than expected.  SECOND: In addition, the administration issued Presidential Policy Directive (PPD)...

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Two weeks ago we blogged about some specific thoughts on Senator Rockefeller’s letter to Fortune 500 companies asking them to voluntarily provide information on their cybersecurity programs.  Senator Rockefeller’s deadline of October 19 for a...

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Further Thoughts on Senator Rockefeller’s Letter

September 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Having failed to muster the necessary support to pass his cybersecurity bill in this election year, and on the heels of a leaked draft of an Executive Order on the subject, Senator Rockefeller has taken...

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On Wednesday September 19, 2012, Senator John Rockefeller sent a letter to the CEOs of the top Fortune 500 companies requesting that each company provide responses to a list of eight questions to help him better...

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