A New Bill Wants Jail Time for Execs Who Hide Data Breaches

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Wired – December 2, 2017


VERSIONING ISSUES WITH PATCH RELEASES: Apple rushed to push out a necessary update on Wednesday, but botched it a bit; if you hadn’t yet updated to macOS 10.13.1, but had gotten the patch, your eventual jump to 10.13.1 would reintroduce the “root” bug

PREVENTATIVE: a new bill … in the US Senate … wants to make nondisclosure a jailable offense … Failure to report within 30 days could [mean] imprisonment of up to five years for the execs who …cover[ed] it up