Europeans Will Now Know When And What Data Gets Compromised In A Breach — Unless It Was Encrypted

Reblogged from TechCrunch:

In the wake of the latest notice from a major internet company revealing that user data has been compromised — Facebook’s admission of a security bugcompromising data from 6 million users — the European Commission today ispublishing new, Europe-wide rules that will require ISPs, carriers, broadband providers and others to report to both national regulators and to subscribers more specific detail about what has been compromised within 24 hours of the breach.

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