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

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Security simply needs to be maintained whether organizations have sufficient staffing, budget or tools in place or not. The next time you have to change your password or can’t access an application without having to submit a formal request, don’t be upset. Restricted access is necessary to protect your company’s data. Be thankful that your company is taking security seriously; the actions taken might very well save your organization from being the next security breach headline.

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.

 

Related Topics : Unisys, Stimulus Package, Security Breaches, Symantec, Electronic Surveillance

 
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