• Webinar
December 13, 2016
Are you ready for NYS DFS's new cybersecurity regulations?

The new cybersecurity regulations proposed by the New York State Department of Financial Services are sweeping in scope and quite complex.

Join us December 13, 2016 for a live webinar with F. Paul Greene, partner and chair of our Privacy and Data Security practice group, and Reg Harnish, CEO of GreyCastle Security, to gain insight into the provisions and advice on navigating the ambiguities.

Tune in to the 60-minute webinar to learn:

  • Who and what is considered covered under the new Department of Financial Services cybersecurity regulations
  • Key provisions and impacts of the regulations
  • Whether your current policies and practices are inadequate under the provisions
  • Tips on establishing a cybersecurity program
  • What you need to quickly do to get ready for the regulations, slated to become effective January 1, 2017


About the presenters:

F. Paul Greene is Chair of the Privacy and Data Security Practice Group at Harter Secrest & Emery LLP. Paul represents entities of all sizes and in various industries in relation to cyber-security issues. From pre-breach counseling to breach response coaching, Paul has been involved in all aspects of the breach preparation, response, and remediation process. His background as a commercial litigator serves him well having an eye toward potential litigation/regulatory risk, and preservation of evidence and the attorney-client privilege, in all of his cyber security matters. Paul frequently gives presentations on data security and publishes regularly on cybersecurity issues, most recently in the New York Law Journal and Buffalo Business First.

Reg Harnish is an entrepreneur, speaker, author and the CEO for GreyCastle Security, a leading cybersecurity consulting firm headquartered in Troy, NY. He has been practicing security for nearly two decades, brings a thought-provoking perspective to the industry, and strives to promote awareness, security "thinking" and practical application of security fundamentals. Reg is a certified CISSP, CISM, CISA and ITIL, is a fellow of the National Cybersecurity Institute, serves on numerous security association boards and is currently an advisor to several educational institutions focusing on cybersecurity. He is a nationally recognized speaker and has presented at countless industry and security events, as well as contributing to numerous security publications and co-authoring several books on cybersecurity awareness.