Crypto Harmonization—or Regulatory Turf Wars?
By Stanley I. Foodman Don’t expect aligned, coherent rules anytime soon Multiple enforcement agencies within the US government agree that […]
What’s Driving the Push for Digital Central Bank Currencies?
As governments explore methods for improving payment systems, especially for cross-border transactions, support for blockchain-based national digital currencies continues to […]
NYDFS Ransomware Guidance: “We Must All Do Our Part”
The New York Department of Financial Services has issued new guidance regarding ransomware attack mitigation. The state regulator identified seven […]
Ransom Attacks Fewer, More Targeted
A new report from McAfee Labs shows the US had the second-lowest detection rate globally of ransomware attacks in the […]
As Ransomware Soars, Insurers Mull Changes
As ransomware attacks soar, payment requests have begun to attract increased legal and regulatory scrutiny. In this complex environment, industry […]
EU Extends Sanctions to Hackers—Banks, Cyber Insurers Face Dilemma
The European Council extended a framework that penalizes cyber-attacks against EU or member countries for another year. The framework, part […]