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UK moves toward legal response to breaches

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In the wake of the UK’s proliferating security breaches, they’ve taken the first steps towards increased regulations. The Times Online reports that MPs are considering a proposal (after Information Commissioner Thomas’s proposal) that would make company executives responsible for the data they hold, including certification requirements that security protections are in place (a la Sarbanes Oxley). (Credit to the always useful Canadian Privacy Law Blog.)

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Author: ABA Antitrust

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