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Privacy and the Law: Alysa Hutnik of Kelley Drye
Data Loss Prevention (DLP) has made it to the top spot of the worldwide TheInfoPro™ Information Security priority list. In certain countries across the globe, the key driver for this is mandatory data breach disclosure laws that impose fines on non-compliant companies.
Protection is ALWAYS better than cure
The women were participating in a mammography study conducted by the UNC School of Medicine. The breach could date as far back as 2007, and has exposed Social Security numbers, dates of birth and other sensitive information on the study participants, according to a report in the Charlotte, NC-based The News & Observer.
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University data breach exposes 163,000 women to identity theft
According to a recent Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) survey, although most respondents still consider viruses and malware the top security threat, more than half (53 percent) attributed their data breaches to human error, presenting another dimension to the rising concern about insider threats.
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