Chris Nucifora quoted in Wyndham ruling boosts FTC’s authority to investigate cyber security breaches, Business Insurance
By Judy Greenwald
(April 27, 2014)
Companies can expect more Federal Trade Commission investigations of their data security practices as a result of a judge allowing the FTC to sue the Wyndham hotel chain on grounds it failed to adequately protect customers’ personal information.
Legal experts say the ruling firmly establishes the FTC’s authority to oversee companies’ practices to secure customer information, a ruling the hotel chain is appealing.
In addition, experts advise insurance buyers to…