Survey: Notification rates low in data-breach response steps

01/26/2012 | PCWorld Business Center

A study reports that IT security professionals consider assessment of a data breach and potential harm as more valuable than notifying consumers and regulators within a specific time frame. The Ponemon Institute report states that 6% of those polled view notification as a helpful mitigation-response action. The most important steps to take, say tech professionals, are getting legal help, assessing harm and getting forensic expertise for the breach investigation.

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