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Wyoming's Senate approved bill S.F. 36 and added several elements to the state's data breach notification regulation. The following are now added to the definition of "personal information":

  • shared secrets or security tokens that are known to be used for data based authentication (this affects software/databases);
  • a username or email address, in combination with a password or security challenge question and answer that would allow access to an online account;
  • a birth and/or marriage certificate(s);
  • medical information, 
  • health insurance information, 
  • unique biometric data, and
  • an individual taxpayer identification number.

Additionally, S.F. 35 amends the breach notification requirements to include specific related to the breach.

Effective Date: July 1, 2015