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in those states, have far-reaching consequences. The Massachusetts regulations (201 CMR 17.00) take effect on May 1, 2009 and are the most comprehensive encryption requirements imposed on companies by any state. The regulations require companies to encrypt all personal information transmitted electroni- cally or wirelessly. Businesses also must encrypt all personal information stored on laptops and other portable devices including BlackBerries, cell phones, iPods, and USB drives. In Massachusetts,