My new article on the Sony breach just published by Westlaw Journal’s Bank & Lender Liability- Once More Into the Breach: Are We Learning Anything?
Written by Stu Eaton In the FTC’s first enforcement action involving mobile applications, W3 Innovations, LLC agreed to pay $50,000 to settle charges that it violated the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and the FTC’s COPPA Rule by collecting and disclosing the personal information from thousands of children under the age of 13 without… Continue Reading
Pressure has been mounting on companies to “go public” with notice of large data breaches even quicker than they have been. In the forensics world, “faster” is not always “better” and can put inside investigations of such incidents at risk. Our friends at William Gallagher have posted an interesting analysis of the importance of post-breach… Continue Reading
Written by Julia Siripurapu Recently the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) in a unanimous decision approved data protection rules for the following Smart Grid providers: Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Southern California Edison, San Diego Gas and Electric Company, and the companies that assist them in utility operations, companies under contract with the utilities, and… Continue Reading