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- Published November 18, 2008
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Ensuring the privacy of data is essential for every organization in order to safeguard employees and customers by placing confidential information only within authorized hands or upon authorized systems to be utilized for the appropriate purposes.
It’s important to define how to handle this data, where it shall reside, and how it should be safeguarded and ultimately disposed of (if applicable). A comprehensive set of guidelines should be adhered to so as to ensure smooth business operations and protect the integrity and reputation of the business.
The purpose of this policy from TechRepublic Premium is to provide guidelines for confidential data by implementing standard privacy controls which define operational processes and procedures.
This policy can be customized as needed to fit the needs of your organization.