Keeping Your Data Safe Through US Customs

Are you familiar with the "broad reach exception" of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)? The CBP operates under the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), which has given the CBP an exception from the rule requiring probable cause or a warrant before engaging in searches or seizure at international borders and international airports. Find out why you should care.

This article was first published in ILTA’s Spring 2018 Peer to Peer magazine about “Security: Information Governance and Data Privacy” and is reprinted here with permission. For more information about ILTA, visit