CIS 550 Week 5 Case Study 4, Stratified Custom Manufacturing

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CIS 550 Week 5 Case Study 4, Stratified Custom Manufacturing Part 4D

SCM (Stratified Custom Manufacturing) is being sued by Bullard Enterprises under the theory of downstream liability. Claiming SCM should have enforced more stringent controls on the shared wide area network used by SCM and its various business partners. (Downstream Liability,“sometimes referred to as CyberLiability). “Downstream-liability is a theory that companies who negligently fail to secure their networks or design-flawed software from security vulnerabilities could be held liable by third-party victims who are injured economically as a result of their negligence.” (Patzakis)“Downstream liability is based on negligence. With negligence having four parts: duty, breach, causation, and damages. Duty is defined as a reasonable and prudent person’s obligation to use reasonable care.”(Zimmerman) “If the Information Security industry’s best practice rules would be the guidelines for duty. It would be in the best interest of all parties involved to follow them to avoid any potential civil lawsuits………cis 550 week 5 case study 4