Data security and privacy challenge organizations. Billions have been spent on security software and hardware; but only 6% of organizations know where all the sensitive data resides. With the inevitability of a data breach, internal or external, organizations need to focus on understanding and protecting their sensitive data.
Organizations should know where all their sensitive data resides, its risk, value and its distribution among applications and locations. How can organizations address this situation; what technologies and practices are best suited for understanding and remediating sensitive data risk.
This survey analyzes the feedback from security and business professional in over 1,600 organizations worldwide and yields valuable insight on the state of data centric security and what organizations can do better for protection and monitor sensitive data.