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Verizon Launches Breach Info-Sharing Platform

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November 17, 2010

Verizon Business has launched an information-sharing service that it hopes will help improve companies' approaches to risk management, V3.co.uk reports. The Veris service lets companies post the details of hacking incidents anonymously so that others can learn from their experiences, the report states. "We are sharing the aggregate data and encouraging other companies to anonymously share their security event data to promote more dialogue and understanding of security incidents," said Peter Tippett, vice president of technology and innovation at Verizon Business. "The collective sharing of in-the-trenches security events offers the opportunity to fundamentally change how we all manage risk."
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