Month: August 2017

Delaware Amends Data Breach Notification Law

Delaware has joined the list of states amending their data breach notification laws, expanding the definition of Personal Information (PI) and adding requirements for credit monitoring, among other items. The changes will be effective on April 14, 2018. The Delaware amendments contain a hard deadline for providing notice, required notice to the state AG’s office, […]

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Are Smart Contracts the Next Target for Hackers?

Smart contracts are poised to revolutionize the way transactions are handled in industries ranging from insurance and healthcare to financial services and even gambling.  However, smart contracts can be vulnerable to hacking. On July 19, Parity Technologies, a start-up that specializes in blockchain technology, released a security alert advising that hackers took advantage of a […]

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