You may have a vague notion of the need to put document security controls in place, but where to start? Info-Tech Research Group's Document Security Needs Assessment Tool gives you a solid starting point from which you can determine organizational requirements.
The assessment tool presents a series of 13 key questions about your company and its documents, workflows and internal versus external business process orientation. Questions include:
The instructions are clear and straightforward: You must complete all questions on the Questionnaire tab using the input boxes provided (responses range from "strongly disagree" to "strongly agree") in order to get an appropriate assessment level on the Results tab (Low, Medium or High).