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Litigating Cybersecurity and Privacy

Attorney Randy Sabett Shares Insights from Breach, Data Privacy Cases

Cybersecurity attorney Randy Sabett finds himself involved in many lawsuits tied to breach response and data protection. What tips can he share from cases he has litigated?

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In a video interview at RSA Conference 2017, Sabett discusses:

  • Where organizations typically trip in breach response;
  • Whether the U.S. is ready for national breach legislation;
  • How clients are preparing to comply with GDPR.

Sabett is vice chairman of the privacy and data protection practice group at Cooley LLP. A former National Security Agency crypto-engineer, Sabett’s practice focuses on data security, privacy, licensing and intellectual property. He has managed numerous data breach incident responses involving major retailers, financial and healthcare organizations, and online service providers. He served on the Commission on Cybersecurity for the 44th Presidency.

Source: SANS ISC SecNewsFeed @ February 16, 2017 at 12:30PM