As cyber warfare escalates, questions arise over war exclusions in insurance policies.
Brian E. Finch ( is a partner at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, where he focuses on cyber security issues. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.@brianefinch)
It's worth asking whether the software industry is more focused on cost and style than safety/security.
CISOs and CIOs, this is your big your chance. Seize it.
As a replacement is chosen for outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, some important questions should be asked of the nominee to replace him.
Some new words and phrases that capture some of what is going on in the world of cybersecurity.
'Information sharing mania' blinds us to the need to inflict pain on the attackers so they think twice about committing misdeeds.
What the Ebola Czar will do is help the President coordinate messaging and even information flow, but let’s hope it doesn’t interfere with all the work that the government has done in the last 15 years.
A lack of panic over every new data breach is a sign that we are finally starting to view breaches in the proper context.
Careful analysis is needed to determine whether cyber-focused bills will actually help defend the country from digital threats.
No material impact is being made on the volume of cyberattacks. In fact, recent estimates indicate that 97% plus of companies have suffered some form of serious cyber intrusion, and that it takes on average anywhere between 7 and 8 months to discover that an attack has occurred.