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Synonyms for breach

Synonyms for breach

an opening, especially in a solid structure

an act or instance of breaking a law or regulation or of nonfulfillment of an obligation or promise, for example

to make a hole or other opening in

to fail to fulfill (a promise) or conform to (a regulation)

Synonyms for breach

a failure to perform some promised act or obligation

an opening (especially a gap in a dike or fortification)

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a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions)

make an opening or gap in


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Citing the 2017 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report, the letter noted that the financial services industry accounts for 24.
After learning of the breach, customers of Pizza Hut took to social media to voice their displeasure not only at the breach, but at the two week period during which the company held out on informing the public.
For the first six months of 2017, identity theft was the leading type of data breach in terms of incident, accounting for 74 per cent of all data breaches, up 49 per cent from the previous semester.
In the February 2015 data breach, Anthem advised affected Medicare members that they could expect to be individually notified by Anthem if their information was accessed.
Breach detection is still a mystery for many victims.
Top factors that contributed to the increase of cost of a data breach in Saudi Arabia and the UAE include compliance failures and the extensive use of mobile platforms.
Containing a data breach within a certain amount of time can save organizations a substantial amount of time and money.
The privacy page, on the DON CIO website, has a section for PII breach reporting resources.
The second most prevalent type of breach in 2016 is account access based breaches.
The Eighth Circuit's remand of the Target settlement will likely cause parties settling data breach cases in the future to consider carefully the treatment of putative class members who will not receive any of the settlement proceeds," said Houser.
Villagers said that the information of breach was immediately communicated to staff of irrigation department.
Summary: '54% of firms have experienced a data breach in the past 12 months'
The authors use the 2012 South Carolina Department of Revenue data breach to study how data breaches and news coverage about them affect consumers' take-up of fraud protections.
The ITRC's list compiles data breaches confirmed by various media sources and notifications from governmental agencies, including many that do not trigger data breach notification laws, such as the exposure of user names, emails and passwords that do not involve sensitive personal identifying information, although these are excluded from the total number of records exposed.
According to the Ponemon Institute, 43% of companies experienced a data breach in 2014.