Fierce Telecom: Operators push back on FCC’s stricter data breach reporting proposal

March 28, 2023

Several operators and telecom groups also pushed for the implementation of a threshold trigger, which would limit reporting only to breaches of a larger size. USTelecom, Verizon and CTIA all backed this idea.

But the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC), Center for Democracy and Technology, and Public Knowledge contended efforts to cap breach reporting ignore the reality for consumers that “unauthorized access of their data is inherently harmful.”

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