Legal Lessons Learned From Breach InvestigationsAttorney Randy Sabett on the Risks of Failing to Prepare for an Incident
What not to do after a breach? Share your incident response plan with your attorney and say, "Don't pay too much attention to it; we don't follow it." Randy Sabett of Cooley LLP discusses this and other lessons learned from breach investigations.
In a video interview at Information Security Media Group's recent Breach Prevention Summit: Washington, Sabett discusses:
- The types of cases he handles;
- Mistakes clients commonly make before and after a breach;
- How to involve your legal team before, during an after an incident.
Sabett is vice chair of the privacy and data protection practice group at the law firm Cooley LLP. A former NSA crypto-engineer, he has extensive experience in data security, privacy, licensing and IP. Sabett has managed numerous data breach responses involving major retailers, financial and healthcare organizations, and on-line service providers. He served on the Commission on Cybersecurity for the 44th Presidency. Sabett is a member of the board for the Georgetown Cybersecurity Law Institute and the Northern Virginia chapter of ISSA.