Cybersecurity and Data Privacy in Business Transactions

In This Presentation:

- Data Breaches: By the numbers

- Costs of Data Breach

- Cybersecurity Considerations in Business Transactions

- Cybersecurity in M&A Transactions

- Cybersecurity – Service Agreements

- Cybersecurity in Service Provider Agreements

- SEC’s New Focus on Cybersecurity

- Cybersecurity Issues and the SEC

- The SEC’s Cybersecurity Guidance

- SEC Cybersecurity Priorities

- Cybersecurity Checklist

- Privacy and Data Protection Online

- Excerpt from Data Breaches: By the numbers:

- 42% increase in attacks in 2012*

- 102 successful attacks per week*

- The average cost of a data breach rose 15 percent since 2012 to $3.5 million per breach in 2013**

- The average cost paid for each lost or stolen record that contained sensitive and confidential information also increased by more than 9 percent, from $136 (2013) to $145**

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Topics:  Corporate Sales Transactions, Cybersecurity, Data Breach, Data Protection, Privacy Laws, SEC, Third-Party Service Provider

Published In: General Business Updates, Mergers & Acquisitions Updates, Privacy Updates, Science, Computers & Technology Updates, Securities Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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