Proof of Concept: Dealing With the Regulation 'Tsunami'Also: Analyzing the Okta Breach; Fraud Trends With Digital Onboarding
In the latest "Proof of Concept," Lisa Sotto, partner and chair of the global privacy and cybersecurity practice at Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP and David Pollino, former CISO at PNC Bank, join editors at Information Security Media Group to discuss U.S. regulatory trends and supply chain risk management.
Anna Delaney, director, productions; Tom Field, vice president, editorial; Lisa Sotto, partner and chair of the global privacy and cybersecurity practice, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP; and David Pollino, former CISO, PNC Bank; discuss:
- Important shifts in the U.S. regulatory landscape that Sotto compares to a tsunami, saying new requirements and proposals are coming just about every day;
- An analysis of the Okta breach fallout and practical approaches to supply chain risk management;
- How to balance appropriate security controls and ease of use while validating new accounts and preventing fraud trends related to the surge in digital onboarding.
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 over 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 bimonthly. Don't miss our previous installments, including the Feb. 23 edition discussing whether the new age of cyberwar has arrived and the Mar. 11 edition on the reality of passwordless authentication today.