Breach


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Breach

A violation. For trade and legal contexts, see breach of concession agreement and breach of contract.
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Just as I had set my mast and sail, and the boat began to stretch away, I saw even by the clearness of the water some alteration of the current was near; for where the current was so strong the water was foul; but perceiving the water clear, I found the current abate; and presently I found to the east, at about half a mile, a breach of the sea upon some rocks: these rocks I found caused the current to part again, and as the main stress of it ran away more southerly, leaving the rocks to the north-east, so the other returned by the repulse of the rocks, and made a strong eddy, which ran back again to the north-west, with a very sharp stream.
She was struck dumb at this suggestion, and could not tell what to say or to think; but, laying aside the supposition as a policy of mine, continued her importunity on account of her son, and, if possible, to make up the breach between us two.
First I told her how much she was concerned in all the unhappy breach which had happened between her son and me, by telling me her own story and her London name; and that the surprise she saw I was in was upon that occasion.
In the general surprise and wonder, they were used to this; without saying anything more, they enlarged the breach until it was large enough to admit the body of a man, and then came dropping down upon the floor, one after another, until the cell was full.
There can be no action for breach, that's one comfort.
Leveraging Experian Data Breach Resolution's experience handling more than 3,000 data breaches this year as well as conversations with leading experts, the white paper outlines five key predictions.
According to the 2014 Breach Level Index by Gemalto, one billion records were compromised in 2014 in more than 1,500 data breaches: a 78% increase compared to 2013.
The largest breach in the first half of 2015 - which scored a 10 in terms of severity on the Breach Level Index - was an identity theft attack on Anthem Insurance that exposed 78.
The biggest credit union breach so far this year took place at the $308 million Winston-Salem, N.
Gemalto have released the latest findings of the Breach Level Index, revealing that more than 1,500 data breaches led to one billion data records compromised worldwide during 2014.
a global leader in data protection solutions, today released the highlights from its SafeNet Breach Level Index(BLI) for the first quarter of 2014.
The breach force consists of a reduction element and a security element.