Compliance does not equal security


10 Mar Compliance does not equal security

Data is fast becoming one of our most valuable corporate assets.  And cybersecurity best practice is all about protecting that corporate data – protecting it not just against loss or theft, but also against unauthorised access that could lead to data manipulation or corporate sabotage.

Unfortunately, corporations sometimes assume that data security is about meeting their legal and regulatory obligations – and this can lead to a very narrow focus.  It results in corporate compliance and risk teams placing a heavy focus on privacy and the protection of personal information – while the security of commercial and strategic data can be at risk of falling between the gaps. 

Bernadette Jew considers best practice and how corporations can increase their data awareness in the article below.