Business Corporations and
cybercommunity are now worrying about
cybersecurity risks. Law firms have established and bolstered practice groups in
cybersecurity law. Cybersecurity law needs more clarity. Cybersecurity law is
the law governing measures that victims of Internet can take in response to
potential or actual violations.
What steps can the victim take to uncover evidence? Under the Wiretap Act, the Pen Register statute, the Stored Communications Act, and other related laws, what powers does the victim have to monitor attacks and conduct monitoring of future attacks? Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, what are the lawful limits of a victim’s response? Cybersecurity law is being widely dicussed in cyberspace cybersociology.
Governments have been promulgating standards and bringing enforcement actions relating to cybersecurity practices. What powers do different agencies have to enforce cybersecurity standards? Laws include the FTC’s Section 5 authority, the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, SEC guidance, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, and related laws.
Cybersecurity law by JEFF KOSSEFF
JEFF KOSSEFF is Assistant
Professor of Cybersecurity Law at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis,
Maryland. He frequently speaks and writes about cybersecurity and was a
journalist covering technology and politics at The Oregonian, a finalist for the
Pulitzer Prize, and a recipient of the George Polk Award for national reporting.
A comprehensive guide to cybersecurity law
Cybersecurity Law is the result of the author’s experience as a cybersecurity lawyer and law professor. Cybersecurity Law is the provides a detailed analysis of U.S. and international laws that apply to data security, data breaches, law enforcement surveillance, privacy, and such other cybersecurity issues. The book provides real-world examples and case studies. Cybersecurity Law delineates the legal requirements for data security, listing Federal Trade Commission’s cybersecurity cases in order to provide the background of the FTC’s views on data security. Cybersecurity Law examines. Cybersecurity Law examines anti-hacking laws, such as the federal Economic Espionage Act, Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
The book Cybersecurity Law also:
Addresses current U.S. and international laws, and court opinions that define the field of cybersecurity.
Provides a compilation of many of the most important cybersecurity statutes and regulations.
Examines government surveillance laws and privacy laws that affect cybersecurity.
Includes numerous case studies and examples throughout to aid in classroom use and to help readers better understand the presented material.
Cybersecurity Law is the textbook for undergraduate and graduate-level courses in cybersecurity, cybersecurity law, management and computer science. Apart from lawyers, government personnel, business managers, IT management personnel, and cybersecurity insurance providers can also benefit from the book.