The Monthly Ten – October 2020

By Emily Short

The Monthly Ten – October 2020

The top ten must-reads of the month

We like to write our own articles, but we think others do it well, too

1. Data privacy concerns slow progress of automated contract tracing (Dark Reading)

2. Slack vulnerability – upgrade your desktop application now! (Threat Post)

3. Securities suits against tech companies are on the rise (D&O Diary)

4. New study highlights things to consider when moving to the cloud (CSO Online)

5. Newest scam – fake alerts (Info Security Magazine)

6. Facebook told to stop transferring data (iApp)

7. CA enacts Genetic Privacy Information Act (JD Supra)

8. Ransomware attack leads to patient death (NBC News)

9. Privacy concerns abound for Amazon’s new smart home security drone (Threat Post)

10. Legal considerations before you pay that ransom (JD Supra)