Privacy legislation – at the Federal and State levels – continues to be considered and developed. The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation held a hearing last December addressing what Congress should consider when shaping a federal privacy law.
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted everyone in every aspect of their personal and professional lives. Current and emerging market conditions have presented many uncertainties for companies, auditors, and audit committees.
An Incident Response Playbook provides detailed procedures to respond to your most likely or reasonably foreseeable incident types. It is designed to rapidly put your incident management program into operation with clearly assigned roles, tasks,
On April 30, 2020, the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) issued a new Joint Statement on the topic of “Security in a Cloud Computing Environment.”
Many institutions are adopting the changes with SWIFT (Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication) Standards MT (Message Type) Release in 2020 related to payment data management. This means removing free-format message options for fields 50 and 59 from the MT 103 and related messages to ensure that payer and beneficiary data is systematically captured and exchanged in a structured format.
In the past 18 months, Accume Partners has responded to and investigated scores of security incidents involving a variety of attack techniques.
There are less than six months until the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) Cybersecurity Vendor/Third Party Service Provider Requirements goes into Effect