In today’s digital age businesses and individuals are at risk of cyberattacks. When these occur, organizations must decide whether to report them to law enforcement, a decision with both pros and cons. Canada’s RCMP National Cybercrime Coordination Centre guides on this issue and the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) often mandates reporting. However, factors such as potential public exposure and resource intensity warrant careful consideration.
Nissan’s operations in New Zealand and Australia have been targeted by hackers. The extent of the cyberattack and the potential compromise of customer data is