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SEC creates cyber unit, task force

September 26, 2017

By Securities and Exchange Commission

The Securities and Exchange Commission has created a Cyber Unit that will focus on targeting cyber-related misconduct and established a retail strategy task force that will implement initiatives that directly affect retail investors. The Cyber Unit will focus the Enforcement Division’s substantial cyber-related expertise on targeting cyber-related misconduct, while the Retail Strategy Task Force will develop proactive, targeted initiatives to identify misconduct impacting retail investors. Read the announcement from the SEC.