Insurance #Commissions #Approve #Data Security #Model Law

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) has approved its draft of the Insurance Data Security Model Law (Model Law) via a meeting of its Executive and Plenary Committees. This important development follows New York Department of Financial Services (“DFS”) Cybersecurity Requirements for Financial Services Companies regulation that took effect on March 1, 2017…

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New Spider #ransomware #threatens to #delete your files if you don’t #pay within 96 hours

Attackers behind new ransomware campaign are offering a “really easy” tutorial video in order to ensure they make money from their criminal activities. A new form of ransomware has emerged and is being distributed through malicious Office documents, infecting victims with file-encrypting malware. Uncovered by researchers at Netskope, the ‘Spider Virus’…

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Former #Bloom-Carroll IT #employee under #investigation in #connection with #missing #items

CARROLL – A former Bloom-Carroll Local Schools employee is under investigation for alleged theft from the district, the Eagle-Gazette has confirmed. According to the Fairfield County Sheriff’s Office, Zachary C. Taylor, 28, of Heath, is under investigation for the alleged theft. The police report notes missing items, an iPad Air 2 and a…

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