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Peter S. Vogel: MaaS (Malware-as-a-Service) – the Cybercrime Cloud Service NO ONE Wants to Think about
Posted on 5 Nov 2015 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel According to the 2015 Threat Report about MaaS is that the “ average price for exploit kits is usually between $800- $1,500 a month, depending on the features and add-ons” and the “price is likely to remain low due... Read More

Peter S. Vogel: Advice about Cybersecurity Blind Spots Including Cloud Access
Posted on 5 Nov 2015 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel A report from Tenable Network Security identifies that blind spots “can increase legal risk because information retention policies designed to limit legal liability are very unlikely to be applied to electronically stored information... Read More

Peter S. Vogel: Cyber Intrusion Planning Should Include Training Employees about eMail
Posted on 4 Nov 2015 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel Everyone should already know cyber intrusions are “when not if,” so the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) prepare a tool which “is designed for businesses that lack the resources to hire dedicated staff to... Read More

Peter S. Vogel: Cyber Intrusion Responsibility Shared by General Counsel & IT
Posted on 4 Nov 2015 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel It is imperative that General Counsel learn IT technology and lingo- and that IT legal jargon given a recent survey identified that in almost 450 companies 31% rely on IT and 21% rely on General Counsel to be primarily responsible... Read More