News, opinions and analysis to assist in professional liability risk management from the Technology, Media and Business Services Group.
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Data security and privacy
US data laws spur encryption take-up
Email gaffe costs UBS $10 million
Security alert over NHS data breach
University Of Hawaii Manoa Breach Affects 40101 Alumni SSNs
Health Net Settles CT Data Breach Case for $375K
Indiana AG Sues Wellpoint Over Health Data Breach
Study: Patient data breaches cost healthcare orgs $6B annually
Appeals Court Struggles With ‘Red Flags Rule’
What’s in a Name?
Kenya Airways sued for libel
‘South Park’ sued over viral video
Chapter Two: Blog Hyperlinks To News Stories – Copyright Infringement Or Not
Hollywood studios sue DVD sanitizer, seek injunction
Dead may sue for libel in Scotland
Technology risk issues
Computer glitch takes out ATMs, online banking on a massive scale?
Target sued for coupon problems
Va. computer system crashes again
Computer glitch, holiday delay Baltimore Co. school paychecks
Computer trouble disrupts AP coverage for 5 hours
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