Intel didn’t #tell US #cyber security officials about the #Meltdown and #Spectre flaws until after it #leaked in news #reports

Source: National Cyber Security News

Intel did not inform U.S. cyber security officials of the so-called Meltdown and Spectre chip security flaws until they leaked to the public, six months after Alphabet Inc notified the chipmaker of the problems, according to letters sent by tech companies to lawmakers on Thursday. Current and former U.S. government… …

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SEC #Issues New #Guidelines for #Disclosing #Cybersecurity #Risks

Source: National Cyber Security News

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission issued new guidance calling on public companies to be more forthcoming when disclosing cyber security risks within their organization, even before a breach or cyber-attack occurs. The commission’s five members voted unanimously to approve the guidance, however, both democratic commissioners feel there needs to… …

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