SEC announces fraud charges in social media case

In March 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) released guidance on social media use by registered investment advisers.   The SEC announced charges yesterday against Keiko Kawamura, who is accused of defrauding investors through Twitter, Facebook, and other social media channels.

Update regarding SSL bug

The Heartbleed bug (officially referenced to as CVE-2014-0160) was discovered on Monday by researchers at Google Inc. and Codenomicon, a Finnish security firm.

2013 Year-End Wrap Up

Scattered autumn leaves have left branches bare and lined with icy fractures. With Santa’s visit behind us, but lingering hot cocoa and fireside chats ahead, we would like to share some of the news, partnerships, and industry events that made the last three months exciting at Erado. And wait for it…2014 is bursting with even more product updates and innovations you have come to expect from us here in the Pacific Northwest!

Erado Announces Release of Management Control Center Version 8.0

RENTON, WA – Oct. 8, 2013 – Erado, an innovator in electronic communication compliance, has released version 8.0 of its Management Control Center (MCC) compliance solution that allows for real-time management, and contextual capture of messages and data across all forms of real-time communication channels.

FINRA Social Media Notification

FINRA is currently conducting spot checks of all social media communications for firms and for their reps. The specific social media channels that are being reviewed are Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, and Blogs.