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UK ICO imposes a £250,000 penalty for a security breach which exposed the personal data of millions of consumers

January 2013
Mayer Brown Legal Update
The UK Information Commissioner’s Office (the “ICO”) has fined Sony £250,000 for what it describes as “one of the most serious” cases ever reported to it following a breach of security of its PlayStation Network Platform (the “PlayStation Platform”).


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