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Data Privacy News: What’s in a name? What the Uber fines teach us about local data privacy enforcement

The Uber data breach of 2016 is creating quite the ripple effect. Most obviously, the hack’s revelation, and the media furore that accompanied it, caused numerous boards and management teams to ask the dreaded question of their data security teams, “Could this happen to us?” And many answers will have been sheepishly and concerningly in the affirmative.