2016 SEC Hack May Have Benefited Insider Trading

2016 SEC Hack May Have Benefited Insider Trading

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the watchdog of Wall Street, said this week that hackers infiltrated one of its systems last year, something that likely facilitated insider trading.The SEC…

SEC ‘fesses to security breach, says swiped info likely used for dodgy stock market trading

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has admitted that hackers broke into its corporate filling system last year. As-yet unidentified miscreants may have profited from data obtained after hacking…

European Commission proposes more powers for EU’s infosec agency

The European Commission has proposed an expansion in the role of ENISA, the EU's cybersecurity agency. During his State of the Union speech on Wednesday, Jean-Claude Juncker outlined plans to…
FTC Talks Online Disclosures | Broadcasting & Cable

FTC Talks Online Disclosures | Broadcasting & Cable

On Sept. 20, the Federal Trade Commission is, appropriately enough, going on social media to talk about social media influencers and disclosure requirements.The FTC will hold a Twitter chat on…
Dems Want FCC to Investigate Sputnik Radio service

Dems Want FCC to Investigate Sputnik Radio service

Top Democrats on the House Energy & Commerce Commission want FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 election via U.S. broadcasting.At issue is Sputnik, a digital…