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DFS Issues Guidance in Light of COVID-19 Cyber Risks

Last week, the New York Department of Financial Services (“DFS”) issued guidance to entities it regulates about maintaining cybersecurity awareness during the COVID-19 pandemic. Businesses have likely already seen the numerous news alerts regarding the increased risk of cyberthreats as bad actors take advantage of the upheaval caused by the current health crisis. At the end of March, the FBI reported that its Internet Crime Complaint Center had already received over 1200 complaints of COVID-19-related scams.

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Privacy and Data Security Risks During COVID-19 Pandemic

Organizations of all sizes are facing daunting technological and logistical challenges, as much of the country’s workforce adjusts to working remotely.  Privacy and data security risks only add to these challenges.

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Harter Secrest & Emery Resources for Responding to COVID-19

As the implications of COVID-19 continue to evolve, we stand committed to providing insight from across the firm to help you respond to any legal and business issues that may arise during these uncertain times.

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Washington State Reconsiders Privacy Regulations

With the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) now in effect as of January 1, 2020, other states are moving to consider comprehensive privacy legislation.

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Deadline Change for New York State Cybersecurity Certifications of Compliance

Entities and individuals subject to the cybersecurity regulations from the New York State Department of Financial Services (“DFS”) will see a change to this year’s filing deadlines.

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