Assessing The Cost, Legal Fallout Of Capital One Data Breach
11 Pages Posted: 21 Aug 2019
Date Written: August 15, 2019
This article sheds light on the potential cost that could be incurred by Capital One in the wake of the data breach, as part of our efforts to help professionals and the general public fathom the magnitude of the impact. As the investigation continues, further information will be revealed. We hope this article will also offer a framework for those monitoring the investigation to organize and better digest the additional information that will be revealed.
Keywords: Capital One data breach, cost, event study, total cost, direct cost, indirect cost, litigation, regulatory enforcement, fines, penalties, class actions
JEL Classification: G14, O34, G32, K22, K23
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