The Wipro Data Breach and What’s a Client to Do?


The recent data breach of India-based technology services provider Wipro serves as yet another reminder that technology or outsourcing service providers are high-priority targets for cyberattacks. In “Managing Risk in Light of the Wipro Data Breach,” colleagues Andrew CaplanMia Rendar and Curtis Simpson examine the potential consequences of the breach for Wipro customers and some steps that an institution should consider both to respond to, and to hopefully contain the effects of, a data security incident involving an outsourced service provider.