Recent media attention has highlighted a disturbing trend: information security breaches are on the rise. These breaches can cost a business a lot of time and money. They can also result in a loss of customer trust and brand reputation – valuable commodities that are easier to lose than to earn back. While most businesses try to mitigate the risk of a security breach, many may not be aware of their requirements under Maine law in the event that a breach occurs. Read on after the jump for more information.