Accidental data breaches are often compounded by a failure to encrypt


The (ISC)² Secure Summit EMEA (15-16 April 2019) in The Hague, Netherlands. The Summit educates and advances cybersecurity professionals. More details here.

83 percent of security professionals believe that employees have accidentally exposed customer or business sensitive data at their organization.

accidental data breaches

Accidental data breaches are often compounded by an organizational failure to encrypt data prior to it being shared – both internally and externally – putting their organizations at risk of non-compliance with major data privacy regulations, such as NYDFS Cybersecurity Regulation 23 NYCRR 500, GDPRHIPAA and the emerging California Privacy Act (AB375), according to a national survey commissioned by Egress.

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