Straight A’s for Determining Risk and Avoiding the Big F

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Once authenticated, authorization is the parameters placed around what a user is allowed to do. In other words, a user is permitted a certain level of access to certain applications and assets based on one’s login credentials. For example, a user in the role of finance accounts payable will have authorization and access to certain financial applications or files.

Have you ever joined a conversation and taken what is said completely out of context because you simply didn’t have the background information? It’s an easy mistake to make and can be both frustrating and humorous at times.

Adding context to a data security situation is just as important as it’s essential to ensure that you can connect the dots and fully understand if something is at risk. When it comes to the loss or mishandling of unstructured data, all it takes is one strike and you’re out. Here are five ways for determining risk and protecting against threats, identified by Dell Software.

 

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