LabMD lacked ‘even basic precautions,’ FTC says in order overturning dismissal of data security case


Medical testing company LabMD’s computer data security practices lacked “even basic precautions” to protect sensitive consumer information maintained on its systems, the Federal Trade Commission said in an order overturning the dismissal of claims against the company. Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell “applied the wrong legal standard for unfairness”