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- A Ransomware Infection Risks Business Health
Ransomware is a menacing cyber threat because it exposes a business to cyber extortion. A ransomware infection can harm a business by opening up its legal risks and shutting down its operations.
- How Businesses Can Be Held Liable for a Security Breach
There are a variety of breaches possible with a company, but none are more crucial to client and customer data than security breaches.
- How Expert Witnesses Help in Unlawful Collection of Consumer Data Cases
Consumer data is available almost everywhere online. Anyone that visits almost any website leaves a trail of information in his or her wake. However, there are methods employed to collect these details that are considered illegal.
- How an Expert Witness Can Help in a Data Security Breach Case
Data security is crucial in both keeping information safe and running a business that relies upon online and networked transactions. As more companies are progressing forward through the future in the electronic age, data security and information systems become the most important aspects of a business.
- Keeping Digital Data Safe
Keeping digital data protected and safe from others is not always easy or possible. However, there are various methods that are employed by knowledgeable tech persons which may provide safeguards from loss of data, corruption and hacking.
- Protecting Your Website from Liability
Websites fall prey to liability just as businesses and company owners do through various acts, terms, users and injuries. There are many website creators that are sued based on the content and lack of content within the pages.
- The Need for Hosting Account Protections through Secure Socket Layers
Hosting accounts are the housing of a website’s content. The files, photos, video and audio files are contained in these hosting accounts, and with the right coding and server information, a site may be viewed online for the public consumption. Some of these have password protected areas, some are membership based and some are available to everyone.
- Court Ruling Strengthens Protections Against Cell Phone Tracking
A judge from the federal district of southern New York has decided to invalidate evidence obtained through the use of a cell phone tracking device. This decision may serve to clarify rules about when it is appropriate to use such technology with and without a warrant.
- Apple vs. The FBI
Last month a federal magistrate judge in California ordered Apple to bypass the security protocols on an iPhone 5 that belonged to one of the San Bernardino shooters. This public order ushered in what has become a national spectacle, pitting the FBI and many Americans against Apple and Privacy proponents.
- Every Book Ever Written Soon to be Searchable on the Internet Thanks to Fair Use Doctrine
Virtually anyone who has used the Internet outside of China has heard of the search engine giant Google (China blocks Google and has its own domestic search engine). But, many did not know that in 2002, one of Google's founders, Larry Page, had a plan to put every book ever written on the Internet. The plan stalled after legal troubles, but may now be back on track thanks to the Fair Use Doctrine.