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AllClear ID Blog: Legislation

New Canadian Data Breach Regulation Could Change How Businesses Approach Cyber Security

The 2017 Scalar Security Study – The Cyber Security Readiness of Canadian Organizations by Scalar Decisions, Inc., found a 44% increase in the average number of cyber-attacks against small and medium-sized business in Canada since 2014. Historically, Canadian regulations left it up to businesses to decide whether or not they reported data breaches publicly. Over […]

President Obama’s “30-Day Shot Clock” Breach Disclosure Act — Yea or Nay?

Karen Taylor for AllClear ID President Obama made an announcement that may carry implications for businesses when they are responding to data breaches in the future. At the office of the Federal Trade Commission on January 12th, he introduced the Personal Data Notification and Protection Act stating: “Right now, almost every state has a different […]