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Ben Bassi of CommonPlaces and Nick Akerman of Dorsey & Whitney LLP present this free educational workshop for groups. If there were enough interest, we could do this for this group?
A website security breach at the hands of a hacker can expose a company to significant financial loss, regulatory penalties, private litigation and other less tangible damage to its business.
This unique seminar addresses what has become an enormous corporate risk from both the technical and legal points of view and provides attendees with valuable insight into the latest threats posed by the cybercriminals and proactive steps that can be taken to protect websites and businesses.
We will cover:
* Common methods used to break through website security
* How to avoid being a victim of a website attack
* Legal implications of a website security breach
* Steps you can take to make sure you will be able to pursue legal action in the event of a website security breach