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Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance


NY DFS Cybersecurity Rules Take Effect

2 March 2017

On March 1, 2017, the new requirements on Cybersecurity from the New York Department of Financial Services take effect. The Cybersecurity Rules are an unprecedented action by a state government agency and contain strict requirements for DFS-licensed entities to establish enhanced cybersecurity programs, adopt written cybersecurity policies and procedures, and report cyber-events to DFS.

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