New law on connected device security revealed

Irina Baranova

Internet of Things (IoT) device manufacturers will have to ensure their products meet a minimum security standard under new legislation, the Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure (PSTI) bill, announced by the government today as part of the Queen’s Speech. The introduction of such rules around connected device security is long […]

Law On Cyber Security – Security

Irina Baranova

On June 30, 2021, the Government of Mongolia submitted a draft Law on Cyber security and supplementary draft laws to the State Great Khural(or the Parliament). On December 17, 2021 at the plenary session, the State Great Khural approved the draft Law on Cyber security. The law has adopted the […]

What the Newly Signed US Cyber-Incident Law Means for Security

Irina Baranova

When President Biden signed the omnibus spending bill Tuesday, he also put the bipartisan Cyber Incident Reporting Act into effect, which requires critical infrastructure companies in the 16 industry sectors identified by the federal government to report to the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) within 72 hours if they […]

DOJ, FTC Ramping Up Data Security Enforcement Tools

Irina Baranova

The Federal Government continues ramping up enforcement of data security requirements by deploying significant new enforcement theories and tools in support of cyber and data security controls required by federal law. Specifically, the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently entered into settlements with private companies […]

FACT SHEET: President Biden Signs National Security Memorandum to Improve the Cybersecurity of National Security, Department of Defense, and Intelligence Community Systems

Irina Baranova

Today, President Biden signed a National Security Memorandum (NSM) to improve the cybersecurity of National Security, Department of Defense, and Intelligence Community Systems, as required in his Executive Order (E.O) 14028, Improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity. This NSM requires that, at minimum, National Security Systems employ the same network cybersecurity measures […]