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You've been hacked. What are you liable for?

SteveK

I really can't see how it could be monitored or controlled, but I'd really like to see some process by which companies are prohibited from charging customers more in order to cover the cost of fines and so preserve profits, and instead the fines come from salaries and shareholders' profits - hurt those who made the bad decisions, and force the shareholders to ask awkward questions.

If the board still get their bonuses and shareholders their dividends, at the expense of the customer then nothing will ever change.

I don't ever see this happening though.

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