Can You Stop Former Employees Taking Your Data?

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It’s a good question and one that many organizations don’t think about thoroughly.  You take a lot of time onboarding an employee by doing background checks, checking references, and determining what information systems and data access the person needs to do her or his job.  You may have a comprehensive provisioning system that grants access to all applications and data. …

Fasoo Helps Customers with Compliance at Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit 2017

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This year at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit in National Harbor, MD there was a lot of focus on managing and mitigating risk to a business and how to  improve cybersecurity through data-centric protection.  One area of concern to many organizations is how to comply with some of the newer cybersecurity and data protection regulations, like GDPR, as …

Can Updated FFIEC Cyber Assessment Tool Help With Other Regulations?

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The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) released an update to its Cybersecurity Assessment Tool to help financial institutions establish a better baseline to identify their risks and determine their cybersecurity preparedness. The original intent of the Assessment was to provide a repeatable and measurable process for financial institutions to measure their cybersecurity preparedness over time. The updates are a …

Fasoo Talks About NYDFS and Cybersecurity at FinCyberSec 2017

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Ron Arden, Executive Vice President and COO of Fasoo, Inc., presented Countdown to Compliance with NYDFS 23 NYCRR 500 during FinCyberSec 2017 at the Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ on May 31, 2017.  Ron was part of a day long event that focused on technical, regulatory, process and human dimensions of cyber threats faced by financial systems and …

NYC NYDFS 23 NYCRR 500 Cybersecurity Event A Big Success

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The third in a series of NYDFS 23 NYCRR 500 roadshow events at PwC in New York, NY on May 18, 2017, was a great success as a room full of executives, legal, IT and security professionals discussed ways to help financial services organizations meet the new cybersecurity regulations that went into effect on March 1, 2017.  Pathway to compliance …

Practical Advice At Buffalo NYDFS 23 NYCRR 500 Pathways to Compliance Event

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Following our successful event in Rochester, the second of the NYDFS 23 NYCRR 500 roadshow events at Phillips Lytle LLP in Buffalo, NY on May 17, 2017 brought together executives, insurance, legal, and security professionals in a great forum to discuss challenges for financial services organizations to meet the new cybersecurity regulations that went into effect on March 1, 2017.  …

Rochester NYDFS Pathways to Compliance Event a Big Success

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The first of the NYDFS 23 NYCRR 500 roadshow events in Rochester, NY on May 16, 2017 was a great success as numerous people from local financial services companies participated in a great forum to help organizations understand how to meet the new cybersecurity regulations that went into effect on March 1, 2017. The event was held at Harter Secrest …

Fasoo Sponsors NYDFS 23 NYCRR 500 Roadshow

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On March 1, 2017 new sweeping cybersecurity regulations from the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) took effect.  The NYDFS 23 NYCRR 500 regulations affect thousands of regulated financial institutions that do business in New York as well as thousands of Third Party Service Providers that support those financial institutions, world-wide.  The regulations add to the complexity that …

Fasoo Sponsored Ponemon Institute Survey On NYDFS 23 NYCRR 500

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Fasoo sponsored a Ponemon Institute survey to determine the readiness of financial firms doing business in New York State to comply with the new cybersecurity regulation NYDFS 23 NYCRR 500 that went into effect on March 1, 2017.  The regulation includes deadlines to implement procedures and solutions to achieve compliance with the new standards.  Since New York is one of …

Once More Unto The Data Breach, Dear Friends, Once More

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WikiLeaks recently obtained and released thousands of sensitive documents showing the Central Intelligence Agency’s (CIA) arsenal of hacking tools, malware, viruses, trojans, weaponized “zero day” exploits, malware remote control systems and associated documentation. Unfortunately this is not a Shakespearean play, but a real life data breach that will have huge consequences for the security of the US government.  This information …