Archive - February 2017

Public Breach Disclosure Laws Up the Ante on Security – But Do They Work as Intended?

On January 3, The Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation announced that it will report all data breaches to a publicly accessible state website. Previously, this information could only be obtained with a public record...

Will Hiring Hackers Help Energy’s Cybersecurity Efforts?

The chief cybersecurity engineer for a major industrial process company advocated not long ago that oil and gas companies hire hackers to improve their cybersecurity defenses. At an annual European-Middle East-Africa user group conference in The...