|05/07/2015||EC considering updating and expanding cookie directive||News|
|05/06/2015||New resource for tracking state policy developments||News||
EPIC is offering an new tool to track state policy issues: https://epic.org/state-policy/
|05/05/2015||FBI names new Cyber Exec||News||
FBI names Joseph Demarest Associate Executive Assistant Director of the Criminal, Cyber, Response, and Services Branch
|05/04/2015||Lawmakers introduce new data security bill assigning same security and breach notification standards to banks and retailers||News||
Reps. Neugebauer and Carney introduce bi-paritsan data secruity bill that would place retailers and banks under same security and breach notification standards.
|05/02/2015||Memo on FTC Settlement with Nomi Technologies over opt out choices||Member Memo||
Memorandum on FTC settlement with Nomi Technologies over charges that it misled consumers about opt out choices.
|05/01/2015||DOJ issues best practices guidance on cyber incidents||News||
On Wed., April 29, the US Department of Justice released guidance titled "Best Practices for Victim Response and Reporting of Cyber Incidents. A summary is attached here. The full report is posted separately.
|05/01/2015||Department of Justice Cyber Event Guidance Document||News||
Full document: Best Practices for Victim Response and Reporting of Cyber Incidents
|04/30/2015||House-passed Info-Sharing Bills Combined||News||
Engrossed (House passed) version of H.R. 1560, which combines the texts of the House Intelligence Committee’s bill (H.R. 1560) under Title I, and the House Homeland Security Committee’s bill (H.R. 1731) under Title II.
|04/24/2015||Comparison of 2 pieces of info-sharing legislation passed by the House 4/23-24||News||
New report published by the Congressional Research Service comparing the House Intelligence and Homeland Security Committees' info-sharing bills. This report appears to be a comprehensive guide to the two bills.
|04/24/2015||House passes second piece of info-sharing legislation - H.R. 1731||News|