Proof of Concept: The Corporate Risk of Using Social MediaAlso: Navigating US Privacy Laws; Ransomware Trends
In the latest "Proof of Concept," Lisa Sotto of Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP and former CISO David Pollino of PNC Bank join Information Security Media Group editors to discuss the many new privacy laws in the U.S., current ransomware and scam trends, and handling the potential corporate risk of sharing information on social media.
Anna Delaney, director, productions; Tom Field, vice president, editorial; Lisa Sotto, partner and chair, global privacy and cybersecurity practice, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP; and former CISO David Pollino of PNC Bank - discuss:
- Navigating the increasing number of different U.S. privacy laws;
- How ransomware is evolving;
- When sharing information on social media might be a corporate risk and what to do about it.
Named in The National Law Journal's "100 Most Influential Lawyers," Sotto serves on the Hunton Andrews Kurth executive committee. She was voted the world's leading privacy adviser by Computerworld magazine and has earned the highest honor from Chambers and Partners as a "Star" performer for privacy and data security. Recognized as a "leading lawyer" by The Legal 500 U.S., Sotto chairs the Department of Homeland Security's Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee and is the editor and lead author of "Privacy and Data Security Law Deskbook." She has represented the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Indonesia and has advised the Serbian government on global data protection law. Sotto is co-chair of the International Privacy Law Committee of the New York Bar Association and chair of the New York Privacy Officers' Forum.
Pollino has more than 25 years of experience in information security, fraud prevention and risk management. He has focused on financial services for 20 years and was the chief information security officer of Bank of the West and a divisional CISO at PNC. He has held multiple leadership positions in security and fraud, including Wells Fargo, Washington Mutual and Charles Schwab. Pollino has authored multiple books and white papers focused on cybersecurity and fraud.
"Proof of Concept" runs semimonthly. Don't miss our previous installments, including the May 16 edition on how Big Tech backs passwordless and the May 23 edition on how can we improve industry collaboration.