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You have had a privacy breach - now what?
The POPI Act is eminent, being aware and responding to incidents timeously will go a long way in compliance.
Incident management and notification procedures must be made a priority in order to deal with information breaches
The threat of information breaches is well known and much discussed. The classification of the breach as a privacy breach may very well introduce a new dynamic of regulated notification to your response. Being prepared to respond and notify appropriately not only meets the regulatory requirement, but has also shown to limit the consequential damage, both reputational and financial, of the breach.