Datagate: The Next Inevitable Corporate Disaster?
Is data leakage the next wave of impending disaster that could sweep the global enterprise landscape? In a 2007 study conducted by Datamonitor, more than 60 percent of enterprises surveyed have experienced data leakage within the last year, and 33 percent believe it could put them out of business. Data leakage has the potential to change the face of business and the global economy if it continues to go unchecked. Survey respondents see the primary threat coming from inside rather than outside the organization, although the vast majority recognize that leakage occurs to some extent on both sides of the firewall. Download this paper to learn where to focus your data protection efforts, including increasing overall awareness of risk, implementing controls and preventive technologies, applying best practices, enforcement of security policies and procedures, and safeguarding key assets.