A 7-Point Checklist for Advisors to Protect Against Cyberattacks
Former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff offers his recommendations on how financial firms can prevent or limit the impact of an attack.
Trump Issues Executive Order on Cybersecurity
President Donald Trump issued an executive order on Thursday calling for enhanced cybersecurity at the national level and more support for a skilled cybersecurity workforce.
Fintech Firms Primary Targets for Cybercrime Attacks
The growth in attacks outpaced the number of transactions by 50%, according to a report by ThreatMatrix.
How Wealth Managers Can Identify the Right Cloud Technology
Although cloud computing is fast becoming the norm in IT, many people still have trouble defining “the cloud.”
Hackers Baiting Victims With Word Docs: McAfee
Microsoft issued an update, but it’s a reminder to use discretion when opening attachments.
On Cybersecurity, Clients Have a Lot to Learn
Your clients are getting the message that they need secure passwords and that public Wi-Fi isn’t necessarily safe, but that's about all they know.
Federal Agencies Improving Cyber Defense: Report
The White House recently issued its annual cybersecurity progress report, finding that while progress has been made, a "significant amount of work remains.”
Hacked? Proposed Bill Would Allow Firms to Hack Back
A proposed bill would allow a victim of a cyberattack to access the attacker’s computer in order to gather information about the attack.
5 Cybersecurity Trends Dominating the Early 2017 Discourse
In the past year, cybersecurity has truly broken through and become not just a boardroom issue but also a dinner table topic.
Deadline Approaching for New York Cybersecurity Regulations
The mandate will take effect March 1 and “goes beyond even what the SEC and FINRA have put forth," says John Cunningham of Docupace.