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FTI Consulting Adds FBI Cybersecurity Pro

Thu, Sep. 15, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Brian BoetigFTI Consulting has hired Brian Boetig, a 24-year veteran of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, as senior managing director in its cybersecurity unit.

Effective Ways to Prepare for a Cyberattack

Mon, May 23, 2022

By David Duncan

David DuncanMany PR agencies have shifted to remote work, and implemented Bring Your Own Device, hybrid cloud and on-premises infrastructure approach. This shift has left them open to cybercriminals.

FTI Consulting Adds Cybersecurity Pro Jamie Singer

Wed, May 18, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Jamie SingerJamie Singer, who once headed Edelman’s US data security and privacy group, has joined FTI Consulting as managing director of the cybersecurity unit in its strategic communications segment.

FBI Vet Hale Joins FTI Consulting

Fri, Feb. 18, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Brian HaleBrian Hale, who worked in the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s public affairs unit, has joined FTI Consulting in its cybersecurity practice.

NTIA Head Joins Beacon Global Strategies

Mon, Feb. 24, 2020

By Kevin McCauley

Diane RinaldoDiane Rinaldo, who was acting administrator at the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, has joined Beacon Global Strategies as senior VP.

Google, FB Threaten Human Rights—Amnesty Int'l

Thu, Nov. 21, 2019

By Kevin McCauley

AmnestyAmnesty International charges "surveillance-based" business model of Google and Facebook threatens the human rights of a third of the globe's population that rely on their services.

PR Teams Need a Seat at the Data and Privacy Table

Thu, Jun. 13, 2019

By Gary Davis

Gary DavisData security and privacy are brand currency in today’s digitally driven market, and now more than ever, brands should leverage communications and marketing teams to showcase their data and privacy efforts and manage any potential situation that may come their way.

SEC Cites Cryptocurrency Concerns

Tue, Dec. 12, 2017

By Steve Barnes

Jay ClaytonA statement issued Monday by Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Jay Clayton says that investors need to be careful when entering the world of cryptocurrency.

Equifax Picks DLA Piper

Mon, Oct. 23, 2017

By Kevin McCauley

EquifaxEquifax has turned to DLA Piper for DC work in the wake of its data breach that exposed the personal data of nearly half the US population (145.5M people).

Credit Reporting Giant TransUnion Taps CGCN Group

Mon, Oct. 9, 2017

By Kevin McCauley

CGCN GroupTransUnion, the Big Three credit reporting service, hired Republican advocacy shop CGCN Group for issues related to data security, privacy and cybersecurity that may come before Congress in the aftermath of the massive Equifax hacking scandal.

National Security Council Cyber Chief Joins FTI

Tue, Sep. 12, 2017

By Kevin McCauley

Cheryl DavisFTI Consulting has recruited Cheryl Davis, who headed cybersecurity policy at the US National Security Council, for the managing director slot in its technology practice.

ACLU Taps Liberty For Surveillance Work

Wed, Aug. 30, 2017

By Kevin McCauley

ACLUThe American Civil Liberties Union has hired Liberty Government Affairs in its bid to reform Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.