China’s President Xi Jinping State Visit Comes at Critical Moment

China’s President Xi Jinping State Visit Comes at Critical Moment China’s President Xi Jinping arrives in Seattle tomorrow for the first part of a three-leg U.S. visit. In Seattle, President Xi will deliver a policy address, attend a roundtable of 30 U.S. and Chinese CEOs hosted by the Paulson Institute, visit a Boeing plant, dine with…

Cyber Security: Cost of Data Breaches, PCI Court Challenge, Role of Cyber Insurance and Cyber Attack Update

The Cost of Data Breaches to US Companies At present, every U.S. state has a data breach notification law except for Alabama, Kentucky, New Mexico and South Dakota.  A Ponemon Institute study found that: in 2012 data breaches cost companies $188 per record compromised or $5.4 million on average; A plurality of the breaches (41…