Linn Freedman Among Panelists for BankNewport Forum on Cybersecurity
Data Privacy + Cybersecurity Team lawyer Linn F. Freedman was among the panelists that presented during a BankNewport LIVE program entitled “Cyber Security and Your Business — Plan-Protect-Prosper: Business Guide to Being Cyber Secure” at the Providence Marriott Downtown in Providence, Rhode Island on October 26, 2018. BankNewport LIVE is a forum for business professionals to learn and share leadership, inspiration, vision, and expertise. During the panel discussion, Linn outlined practical steps small businesses can take to address cyber risks, including mapping high risk data, obtaining a risk assessment, implementing security processes, and educating employees. She also provided an overview of what a data breach is and, in the event of a data breach, what notification is required to customers and regulatory authorities.