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Layer 8 Security in the News – Domino Effect: NY’s Financial Cybersecurity Regulation Reaches Beyond Borders, Industries

Layer 8 Security’s General Counsel, Steven Fiergang, and Managing Director, Kevin Hyde were interviewed by LegalTech News regarding was  the upcoming New York Department of Financial Services cybersecurity regulation and how it can effect other industries (not just financial). "All companies are connected, and as we've seen in several of the high newsworthy breaches such as Target, it's the third­-party vendors that have much less in [terms of their] cybersecurity protections that end up being breached," Steven Fiergang said. To read the [...]

2017-02-28T14:03:11-05:00By |

Layer 8 Security in the News – Answers to questions about New York’s cybersecurity regulations

Layer 8 Security’s General Counsel, Steven Fiergang, was the featured expert offering his insights in Third Certainty’s article on the upcoming New York Department of Financial Services cybersecurity regulation and its impact to the marketplace. "New York is the country’s financial center, and as such, it is logical that it takes the lead [on cybersecurity regulation]. While the future has yet to be written, this is an excellent jumping off point for federal review. The most logical and coordinated approach would require federal regulation. [...]

2017-02-28T13:47:33-05:00By |