Data Privacy and Cybersecurity

GoodRX Settlement Points To Possible Gaping Hole In Cyber Coverage

Vaguely psychedelic rendering of a trail of zeros and ones disappearing down a black hole.

The familiar breach scenario involves a bad-actor third party that steals information that it can monetize, or locks up a company’s computer systems pending a […]

Trending Cybersecurity Threats and Responses

The era of individual hackers is over. Now the dominant threat comes from sophisticated organizations that use tools like AI and machine learning to grow […]

Trends In Economic and Anti-Money Laundering Sanctions

The Paul Weiss firm has published a survey of economic sanctions and anti-money laundering trends. The big story in both areas last year was the […]

Cybersecurity and Company Valuation

Ankur Sheth writes about how cybersecurity risk impacts private equity in a deal cycle. Risk managers, especially those at companies contemplating mergers and acquisitions, can […]

Ransomware Attack? What The FBI Can Do For You.

Woman with possibly a head covering, presumably a health care staff person, sitting and looking distraught before a computer screen with a not quite legible but alarming looking message on the screen.

According to a senior FBI official, healthcare was the number one target for ransomware attacks last year, followed by manufacturing and government, including schools. The […]

Phishing Surged In Q4 2022

According to the “Q4 2022 Phishing and Malware Report” from email security firm Vade, there has been a 61 percent spike in phishing emails in […]

Digital Risk Is the Primary Business Concern

Respondents to a newly-released global survey by FTI Consulting see an inextricable link between data and business success, and view digital risk as a greater […]

Data Breach At Health Care Provider, and More Than 100 Other Companies

Tennessee-based Community Health Systems, a huge healthcare provider with more that 70 hospitals in 16 states, has confirmed that hackers have stolen the personal and […]

2023 Begins With A Bang For Data Breaches

In late January a hacker posted an offer on the dark web to sell the names, store addresses, and transaction information for more than 800,000 […]

Confused and Frustrated By Your E-Discovery Issues?

An online tool to help law departments decide whether they need a self-service approach to e-discovery projects, or a full-service approach with additional resources and […]