A New York State Senator introduced legislation that would (i) prohibit law enforcement from using biometric surveillance technology and (ii) create a task force to evaluate whether such technology could be used in the future.
The New York State legislature passed the "Stop Hacks and Improve Electronic Data Security Act" to enhance cybersecurity protections for New York residents by updating the state's existing data breach notification law.
New York State Department of Financial Services Superintendent Maria Vullo reminded regulated entities that they must be in full compliance with the requirements of NYDFS cybersecurity regulation by March 1, 2019.
New York Department of Financial Services Superintendent Maria Vullo reminded all DFS-regulated entities covered by DFS's cybersecurity regulation that the third transitional period of New York's "first-in-the-nation" cybersecurity regulation terminates on September 4, 2018.
New York Department of Financial Services cybersecurity rules went into effect on August 28, 2017. Cadwalader attorneys reviewed the rules and prepared a visual brief highlighting specific implementation dates.
At a North American Securities Administrators Association cybersecurity roundtable discussion, President Mike Rothman detailed the growing cybersecurity risks for members and affirmed NASAA's commitment to managing these risks.
On June 23, 2017, the North American Securities Administrators Association will hold a cybersecurity roundtable. Industry experts and regulators will discuss cybersecurity developments and information-protection measures.
Industry experts will address the latest cybersecurity developments and information-protection measures for investment advisers and broker-dealers at a NASAA roundtable discussion scheduled for June 23, 2017.
The New York Department of Financial Services requested comments on proposed revisions to cybersecurity rules that apply to a wide range of insurance, banking and financial services companies under its supervision.
Commentary by Joseph Facciponti
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