Security Bulletin: Federal Data Breach Law

By Ciara Hamagishi – 06/02/11

In the wake of recent security breaches Sony, Epsilon and Google have gone before congress to request a federal data breach law:Faronics: Security Bulletin

  • Corporate compliance has been difficult for many large comapnies as laws vary greatly across state borders
  • Epsilon & Sony asked for uniformity in breach notification laws and requested a federal law to trump individual state laws
  • “We look forward to a national initiative that protects consumers.” – Tim Schaaff, president of Sony Network Entertainment International

Ciara Hamagishi