Governance & Risk Management , Incident & Breach Response , Security Operations
3 Hot Legal Topics at RSA Conference 2019Attorney Kimberly Peretti of Alston & Bird on Indictments, Breach Response and More
What's hot on the cybersecurity legal front? For starters, in 2018, the U.S. Department of Justice indicted twice as many alleged state-sponsored attackers than it had ever indicted, says Kimberly Peretti of Alston & Bird.
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In a video interview with Information Security Media Group at RSA Conference 2019 in San Francisco, Peretti discusses:
- The 2018 DOJ indictments of state-sponsored actors;
- Regulator expectations for cybersecurity programs;
- The challenges for companies in responding to a data breach that might affect several jurisdictions, including Europe.
Peretti is co-leader of Alston & Bird's cybersecurity preparedness and response team. She is a former DOJ cybercrime prosecutor and former director of PwC's cyber forensics group.