Calif. Rep. wants tougher breach, ID theft laws


"Senator Simitian's amendments will reduce the incidence and severity of breaches, because security professionals learn from incidents at other organizations, and take action at their own companies to fix problems or recognize previously unforeseen risks," said Chris Hoofnagle, senior staff attorney at the Samuelson Clinic at the Technology & Public Policy Clinic at the University of California - Berkeley School of Law. 2/1/2008