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The Federal Trade Commission’s Enforcement of Data Security Standards

Richard Cunningham provides an overview of the legal standards the Federal Trade Commission has applied to assess companies’ data security practices and suggests steps companies can take to minimize their exposure to an FTC enforcement action in the event of a data breach.
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