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Europe Catches GDPR Breach-Notification Fever

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Breach Response , Data Breach , General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Europe Catches GDPR Breach-Notification Fever Privacy Law is Fast Revealing the True Extent of Data Breaches Across UK and EU Mathew J. Schwartz (euroinfosec) • September 14, 2018 The U.K.'s flag carrier, British Airways, is one of the latest EU businesses to disclose a serious data breach to customers.

Less than four months after GDPR went into enforcement, the U.K. as well as Europe at large have arguably arrived - if at times screaming and stumbling - into the modern data breach notification age.

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In the U.K., last week the country's flag carrier, British Airways, warned that it had been hacked and up to 380,000 customers' payment card details stolen (see RiskIQ: British Airways Breach Ties to Cybercrime Group).

That followed a number of other recently reported, big breaches at such organizations as beauty retailer...(continued)

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