MPs: Fine Firms For Cyber Security Failures

Companies should be fined if they fail to guard against cyber attacks, MPs have recommended in the wake of last year’s TalkTalk hack.

The Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee inquiry made a number of recommendations, but stopped short of suggesting that criminal proceedings should apply to employees who failed to protect their customers data.

Companies should also be fined for delays in reporting breaches into their systems.

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