April 17, 2020 | Law360

Addressing Temp Worker Cyber Breach Risk at Financial Cos.

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On April 17, 2020, Kostas Katsiris and Elise Gabriel published “Addressing Temp Worker Cyber Breach Risk at Financial Cos.” in Law360. The following is an excerpt:

In the modern economy, virtually every financial institution and many other organizations rely on contingent workers employed by outside vendors to assist with critical operations — for example, the building and maintenance of software to handle the movement of funds.

But the nature of the work performed by these temporary workers — who often have access to a firm’s systems and confidential information — creates unique security risks that warrant scrutiny before they lead to significant consequences, such as data breaches.

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