Medical cannabis is legal in 33 US states, Washington, D.C., & 4 US territories. Ten states allow legalized sale of adult use marijuana. Many more are projected to legalize in 2019. Those using cannabis dispensaries assume their personal data is secured, and many incorrectly believe paying cash will leave no record of the purchases.
Many risks exist to the security & privacy of those purchasing cannabis when strong security & privacy controls haven’t been implemented. Many breaches have already occurred. What is a typical visit to a cannabis store like, and where are the data security and