Cyber Alerts

July 2, 2018

On June 25, 2018, the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYS-DFS) issued a final regulation directed toward New York consumer credit reporting agencies.

June 29, 2018

On June 28, 2018, California passed the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (AB 375) which is set to go into effect on January 1, 2020, though there may be amendments b

June 7, 2018

ACA Aponix is excited to offer an e-learning course on the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that is designed for employees of GDPR-implicated organizations.

May 11, 2018

ACA Aponix has observed that some U.S. private equity fund managers may be unaware of the implications of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which goes into effect on May 25, 2018.

April 4, 2018

On April 4, 2018, the U.S.

March 27, 2018

ACA Aponix is pleased to announce our new GDPR-specific due diligence questionnaire (DDQ), which is designed to determine if your vendors are compliant with GDPR requirements, working towards compliance, or have not considered the implications of GDPR.

March 23, 2018

This advisory contains information about the Orbitz data breach and the OCR's investigation of a healthcare company's data breach.

March 6, 2018

On March 5, 2018, New York State Department of Financial Services’ (“NYS-DFS”) Superintendent Maria T. Vullo issued notices to firms that failed to file their certification of compliance with Article 23 Part 500 (“NYS-DFS 23 NYCRR 500”).

February 16, 2018

This advisory contains information about the CFTC cyber enforcement action and the FCA's statement on GDPR.

January 10, 2018

We’re excited to announce that ACA Aponix has been named Due Diligence Firm of the Year by the M&A Advisor’s 12th Annual Turnaround Awards.

January 8, 2018

Updated January 8, 2018

Threat Summary

This is an update on a previous alert issued on the chip vulnerabilities known as Spectre and Meltdown.

November 16, 2017
North Korean Trojan Malware (Volgmer)

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) released a joint technical alert on Monday, November 14 regarding malicious cyber activity by the North Korean government referred to as HIDDEN COBRA.

October 25, 2017
Threat Summary

A new strain of ransomware, nicknamed "Bad Rabbit," has been detected in several countries, including Russia, Ukraine, Turkey, Germany, and others.

October 17, 2017

This advisory contains information about the SEC-themed phishing campaign targeting EDGAR filers and a critical Wi-Fi encryption vulnerability.

October 16, 2017

This month, ACA Aponix is participating in the Department of Homeland Security's Stop.Think.Connect Campaign for National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NSCAM).