The New York SHIELD Act
New Cybersecurity Protections for information of New York Residents
Last revised: January, 2020
On July 25, 2019, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into Senate Bill 5575B, the Stop Hacks and Improve Electronic Data Security (SHIELD) Act.
The SHIELD Act, codified under Article 39-F of the New York General Business Law, modified existing New York data breach provisions…