Data breaches in a whistleblower's world: What you should know, why you should know it

June 2013
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Data breaches in a whistleblower's world: What you should know, why you should know it

At a glance

Data breaches are an ever-present reality in today's digital age. They can be among a corporation's steepest challenges, as the business's confidential and personal information explodes out of its systems and into the public domain.

If a corporation fails to have a strong compliance culture and take action early and effectively when potential issues are raised by whistleblowers or other individuals, it's likely to be more vulnerable to significant ramifications, including costly litigation and law enforcement penalties.