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Roundup: Breaches Abound; Outcomes Announced

DATA LOSS

December 3, 2013

Across the globe, reports of data breaches—and the outcomes of past data loss incidents—continue to make headlines. This roundup for The Privacy Advisor examines some of the most recent breach headlines, including a breach at Arizona’s Maricopa County Community College District in the U.S. that has cost the district millions and required it to notify “nearly 2.5 million students, former students, employees and vendors that hackers may have compromised their personal information,” as well as incidents involving Vodafone Iceland, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and a UK council. The report also highlights recent legal and data protection authority actions from across the globe.
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