C H A P T E R 12
Auditing, Encryption, and Compliance
According to the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse, more than 535 million records with sensitive information have been breached since January 2005. If you browse through the detailed report at
www.privacyrights.org/ar/ChronDataBreaches.htm, you’ll see that there are many kinds of breaches of stolen data. In some cases, there were stolen laptops; in others, it was in inside job by a disgruntled employee. This report yields an almost endless supply of breaches and stolen data.
As a customer of a business, you want to feel confident that a stolen laptop thousands of miles away will not have you repairing your credit report for years. Businesses need you, the customer, to have this faith.
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