Firms must be alive to the increasing threat to their data security, writes Varonis
By Dietrich Benjes,
vice president for UK, Ireland and Middle East at Varonis
With breaches happening
on an almost daily basis, it's critical to establish rules and
processes to keep your data safe and secure. The
following tips, designed to help you build a sustainable path
towards data security, were inspired by the Federal Trade
Don’t Make Security an
Think before you
collect. Is it necessary and does it add value to capture
personal, sensitive information from your customers and
prospects? Or does it just open up additional risk?
If you absolutely need to collect sensitive information,
don’t hold on to it longer than necessary.
Set an "end date" and follow through with securely destroying
the info. Security shouldn’t be reactive but
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