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Supreme Court: Police Can’t Search Cell Phones Without Warrant
Posted on 25 Jun 2014 by Mark Rogers

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The police generally may not, without a warrant, search digital information on a cell phone seized from a person who has been arrested, the U.S. Supreme Court found today, ruling on two cases consolidated on appeal... Read More

Peter S. Vogel: Cyberattacks on the Radar of Law Firms
Posted on 29 Sep 2015 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel With the help of the financial services industry “the legal sector has launched its own cyber-threat intelligence-sharing mechanism” known as the Legal Services Information Sharing and Analysis Organization (LS-ISAO) Services... Read More

Zurich’s Brad Gow on Cyber Coverage – Part 2
Posted on 7 Jan 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

Brad Gow says the decade-old business of providing coverage for computer networks has changed dramatically in a short time. As senior vice president at Zurich North America focusing on professional liability, Gow says a business that used to be about... Read More

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Peter S. Vogel: Cyber Rewards – A New Concept In Airline Mileage Reward Program?
Posted on 17 Jul 2015 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel According to the Washington Post United Airlines “had rewarded two people with 1 million free miles of air travel each for discovering and disclosing software defects through the airlines “bug bounty” program…... Read More

Troutman Sanders LLP: 'Facing' Reality: Facebook Knows What You Look Like
Posted on 8 Aug 2012 by Troutman Sanders

It's a bit odd to think that about whether you have a privacy right in what you look like. But as companies continue to gather enormous amounts of all kinds of data - including faces - and wrestle with whether they can monetize that data, the fear... Read More

Zurich’s Brad Gow on Cyber Coverage – Part 1
Posted on 7 Jan 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

Brad Gow says the decade-old business of providing coverage for computer networks has changed dramatically in a short time. As senior vice president at Zurich North America focusing on professional liability, Gow says a business that used to be about... Read More

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Ballard Spahr LLP: FFIEC Tool Helps You Assess Cyber Risk
Posted on 8 Jul 2015 by Ballard Spahr LLP

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) has released its long-awaited Cybersecurity Assessment Tool (Assessment) to help financial institutions identify the inherent risks faced by a company and determine the level of maturity of... Read More

Peter S. Vogel: Mimecast Confesses that Cloud Mail Outage was DDoS Attack!
Posted on 29 Sep 2015 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel The Mimecast Incident Report stated that the US Data Centers and disruption of millions of emails were caused by a DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attack on September 21 from “10:46 am EST – 5:32pm EST.” The... Read More