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Alabama Data Breach: Effective Guidance and Measures to Keep Your Company Protected

On Wednesday, March 28th, Alabama became the 50th state to enact a breach notification law with the passing and signing of the Alabama Data Breach Notification Act of 2018 (2018-396) (the Act). This Act requires a business entity that “acquires or uses sensitive personally identifiable information” to have certain security measures in place to help prevent a cybersecurity breach from occurring, as well as certain response and notification measures to alert affected individuals of the breach or cybersecurity event within a reasonable amount of time.

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