Federal Privacy Act 1974 - restricts what a government agency can collect about individual's information - need to know
Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
Basel II - Determine the actual exposure to risk of each financial instituion
PCI - Credit Card company initiative
Computer Security Act 1987 - federal government must identify computers with sensitive information and training and security program,
Economic Espionage Act of 1996 - defines trade secrets. An asset does not need to be tangible to be 'stolen'