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North Korea Responsible for Sony Hack, According to the FBI

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The FBI directly accused North Korea of the hacking attack at Sony Pictures. According to the New York Times, this is the first time our government has accused leaders of a foreign nation of a cyberattack in the US. The President is scheduled to address the nation at 1:30 p.m.… Read More

New York State Encourages Banks to Make Cybersecurity Key Part of Risk Management Strategy


New York state is updating its IT examination procedures for banks to specifically focus on cybersecurity. An internal state Department of Financial Services (DFS) memo describes a comprehensive set of 12 new questions and 11 new topics which financial institutions operating on state charters or licenses will have to address for regulatory approval. Read More