Cybersecurity Law

Authors: Mireles, Michael S. / Hobaugh Jr., Jack L.
Edition: 1st
Copyright Date: 2022
  • Publication Date: December 28th, 2021
  • ISBN: 9781636590196
  • Subject: Internet Law
  • Series: Hornbooks
  • Type: Hornbook Treatises
  • Description: This book provides a relatively comprehensive examination of cybersecurity related laws that would be helpful for lawyers, law students, and Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) and other cybersecurity and privacy professionals. The book outlines and details the U.S. federal sectoral approach to cybersecurity, such as covering the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act and regulations, and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Security Rule, as well as an examination of state laws impacting cybersecurity, such as data breach notification, privacy and state education laws. International issues as well as specific topics such as ransomware and the Internet of things are addressed. Notably, the book provides a review of the role of the cybersecurity professional, risk assessment as well as the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) risk assessment framework, and laws related to hacking.