It’s important for security professionals to understand how the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) will affect how they do their jobs. Businesses that fail to comply with CCPA could face penalties of up to $7,500 per violation and individuals can seek damages through a class action. For these reasons, security professionals must understand why it’s important for vendors to comply with CCPA, and why those that do not can be an unacceptable risk for companies.
This guide explores questions pertaining to CCPA and best practices for supplier readiness.
- Overview of CCPA
- The consequences of noncompliance
- To whom CCPA applies
- What CCPA provides
- Personal information according to CCPA
- Service providers vs. third parties
- The requirement for cybersecurity
- Cost of CCPA compliance