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State of the Union Address Places the President's Privacy and Cybersecurity Proposals Front and Center
Richard J. Johnson,Todd S. McClelland,Mauricio F. Paez,Gregory P. Silberman, February 27, 2015
In his January 20, 2015, State of the Union Address, President Barack Obama notably focused on privacy and cybersecurity, stressing the urgent need for comprehensive legislation. He raised the specter of foreign nations and hackers shutting down American networks, stealing trade secrets, and...
FINRA and SEC Issue Cybersecurity Reports Identifying Common Industry Practices
Kyle T. Barrett,Richard J. Johnson,Todd S. McClelland,Mauricio F. Paez,Gregory P. Silberman, February 26, 2015
New reports by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ("FINRA") and the SEC's Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations ("OCIE") highlight the increased regulatory focus in the financial sector on cybersecurity. Both reports merit industry attention.
President Obama Continues Push on Cybersecurity
Todd S. McClelland,Michael G. Morgan,Mauricio F. Paez,Katherine S. Ritchey,Gregory P. Silberman, February 26, 2015
On February 13, 2015, President Obama spoke to attendees of the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection held at Stanford University. Calling the digital world a "sort of Wild Wild West," Obama and many corporate representatives announced developments intended to...