Ride the Lightning

Cybersecurity and Future of Law Practice Blog
by Sharon D. Nelson Esq., President of Sensei Enterprises, Inc.

Recent Posts

Sep 21, 2021

U.S. Will Sanction Cryptocurrency Exchanges/Wallets Used in Ransomware Payments

On September 17, Bleeping Computer reported that the U.S. is expected next week to sanction crypto exchanges, wallets, and individuals

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Sep 16, 2021

Court Rules That AI Cannot Qualify as an Inventor

The National Law Review reported on September 9 that the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia had

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Sep 15, 2021

Facebook Enters a Privacy Minefield as its Smart Glasses Debut

On September 9, CNET reported that Facebook’s smart glasses, under the Ray-Ban brand, have gone on sale online and at

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Sep 14, 2021

Employees Go Around Your IT Security to Do Their Jobs

TechRepublic reported in July on a very common cybersecurity threat – employees who “go around” your IT security. Cybersecurity company

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Sep 09, 2021

The 10 Greatest Cybersecurity Risks of 2021

CRN posted a slide show on September 7 identifying the 10 greatest cybersecurity risks faced by businesses today, as identified

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Sep 08, 2021

Ransomware Group Threatens to Reveal Data of Victims Who Contact FBI/Police

On September 7, Bleeping Computer reported that the Ragnar Locker ransomware group has warned that it will leak stolen data

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Sep 07, 2021

Cameron Learns About Credential Stuffing: Microsoft Educates with Stories

Most people find cybersecurity complex and confusing. Microsoft aims to help by teaching cybersecurity lessons via stories, like “Cameron Learns

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Sep 02, 2021

Just in Time for Labor Day: FBI and CISA Issue Ransomware Alert for Holidays and Weekends

And we have both a holiday and a weekend coming up. Excellent timing. On August 31, the Federal Bureau of

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Sep 01, 2021

Calling All Bad Boys and Bad Girls! Have You Reviewed CISA’s Bad Practices List?

The Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has a list of Bad Practices in cybersecurity that are exceptionally risky.  On

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Aug 31, 2021

White House Orders NIST to Develop a New Cybersecurity Framework

Nextgov reported on August 25 that the National Institute of Standards and Technology will work with major tech and insurance

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Aug 26, 2021

You’ve Been Breached. Do You Need a Ransomware Negotiator?

CNN Business published a story about working with ransomware negotiators on July 13. This intrigued me as we sometimes work

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Aug 25, 2021

Ransomware Now Comprises 75% of Cyberinsurance Claims

CyberScoop reported on August 23 that ransomware now accounts for 75% of all cyber insurance claims, up from 55% in

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