What to know about new privacy and cybersecurity laws

Emily Parkin

2021 has been quite the year for privacy and cybersecurity, with the passing of wide-ranging new laws (both domestically in the US and internationally), hard hitting regulatory actions, and increasingly sophisticated cyber-attacks.  As we approach the year end, let’s review some of the main issues Colorado businesses will need to address as […]

Over 1,000 Individuals Arrested in Global Cybercrime-Fighting Operation

Emily Parkin

Law enforcement officials across 20 countries have arrested more than 1,000 individuals for various cyber-enabled financial crimes, including investment fraud, business email compromise (BEC) attacks, money laundering, and illegal online gambling. The arrests took place over a four-month period between June and September 2021; they were part of an Interpol-coordinated […]

UK Legislation Seeks Mandatory Security Standards for IoT

Emily Parkin

COVID-19 , Cybercrime , Endpoint Security Fines of Up to $13 Million Would Apply to Non-Compliant Manufacturers, Distributors Prajeet Nair (@prajeetspeaks) • November 25, 2021     Parliament is considering a bill that would enforce minimum security requirements for IoT devices (Photo: ISMG) Manufacturers, importers and distributors selling many types […]

New cyber laws to protect people’s personal tech from hackers

Emily Parkin

Bill to better protect people’s smartphones, TVs, speakers, toys and other digital devices from hackers Will prevent the sale of consumer connectable products in the UK that do not meet baseline security requirements Comes as research shows four in five manufacturers of connectable products do not implement appropriate security measures […]