ECJ Daily Cyber Byte – July 21, 2015

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ECJ Data Security Byte

On June 26, 2015, Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo signed Senate Bill 134, the Identity Theft Prevention Act of 2015 (the “Act”). The Act updates Rhode Island’s 2005 data breach notification law by, among other things, requiring affected companies and agencies to implement a “risk-based information security program which contains reasonable security procedures and practices appropriate to the size and scope of the organization.” Click here.

ECJ Data Security Byte

The Washington Post recently published an article detailing the severe demand for cybersecurity professionals in the federal government. “We’re going to have to take extraordinary moves to try to develop a broader set of talent and skill base in that area,” said Tony Scott, the U.S. Chief Information Officer. Click here.

 

ECJ Privacy & Data Security Law Workgroup
Patrick A. Fraioli, Jr.