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The D.C. Circuit’s Recent Decision Reinforces the Urgent Need for a Cyberattack Exception to the FSIA

On March 14, 2017, the D.C. Circuit affirmed the district court’s dismissal of a lawsuit against Ethiopia that arose out of an alleged hacking of a computer in the United States.  361 more words

FSIA

Every Day Is For The Thief

Teju Cole’s first book “Open City” was critically acclaimed winning the PEN/Hemingway Award and being a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award.  “Every Day Is For the Thief” was published in Nigeria in 2007, but was not published outside of Africa until 2014. 494 more words

Book Review

How to Protect Yourself from Cell Phone Cyber Threats (WFAA TV Interview)

WFAA TV’s Jane McGarry interviewed Shawn Tuma on the Good Morning Texas show to discuss how you can protect yourself from cell phone cyber threats and identity theft (Jan. 18, 2017) (WFAA LINK).

Data Privacy

Feds: Chinese Traders Busted, Trading on Info "Hacked" from Law Firms via Email Compromise

A warning for law firms:

Preet Bharara, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, said the case should serve as a “wake-up call for law firms around the world.” 254 more words

Computer Fraud And Abuse Act

11th Annual Information Security Summit 2016

Shri Sandeep Mittal, I.P.S., Director, NICFS, Chaired the Panel Discussion on “Malware Economics and underground market….. Evolving nature of cyber attacks” at the “11th Annual Information Security Summit 2016” organised by NASCOMM-DSCI on 14th and 15th December, 2016, at Delhi NCR. 245 more words

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