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Category: NIST CSF

US Govt Takes Hard Line on Victims of Ransomware

US Govt takes Hard Line on Victims of Ransomware that Pay Up On October 1, 2020 the US Dept of Treasury released an advisory regarding payments to cybercriminals. “Advisory on Potential Sanctions Risks for Facilitating Ransomware Payments”Date: October 1, 2020 The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) is issuing this…
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Privacy Laws and Compliance

I’m starting to notice a lot of Small Businesses are unaware of this new law in effect: In March 2020, the New York Shield Act went in effect. If you’re not familiar, it makes any business sending sensitive information to a NY resident protect it or could they face a fine up to $250,000. The…
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