Proposed Bill Makes Dramatic Changes To North Carolina Security Breach Notification Law
Some of the proposed changes include:
- Businesses would have to “[i]implement and maintain reasonable security procedures and practices, appropriate to the nature of the personal information and the size, complexity, and capabilities of the business.”;
- Businesses would be required to offer at least two years of free credit monitoring; and
- Replacing the current “without unreasonable delay” standard for breach notification to “as soon as practicable, but not later than thirty (30) days after discovery of the breach or reason to believe a breach has ”
A copy of the bill can be found here.
24 Tech Companies Support CCPA amendment
According to the DuckDuckGo Blog, 24 different tech companies have written a letter in support of the CCPA amendment. The blog states, “CCPA is set to take effect in 2020 and is without a doubt a major advancement in individual privacy rights for Americans. As an Internet privacy company that empowers users to take control of personal information, we support the law. And we want to see it become even better.” A copy of the letter can be found here.