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By Securities Docket on June 7, 2016, 1:54 pm
This week marks a year since the government first revealed that hackers had stolen personnel files of some 4 million current and former federal employees. About a month later, that number grew to more than 20 million people, including contractors, family members and others who had undergone background checks for federal employment. Everything, from Social […]
By Securities Docket on June 7, 2016, 1:53 pm
At a Monday speech, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) proposed a creating a new “militia” charged with performing network security tests across the entire government. Currently, every government agency is in charge of its own security. Whitehouse told an audience at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington there should be a centralized cybersecurity […]
By Securities Docket on June 7, 2016, 9:55 am
Cybersecurity due diligence has become the new business imperative. Whether considering a new alliance, acquisition or vendor, one notion is for certain: any cybersecurity weakness of a new partner will quickly and perhaps permanently infect whatever benefits the new business relationship brings on board.