The use of ungoverned consumer-grade cloud file sharing apps risks violation of information security policies, data loss, and non-compliance.
According to recent research, it appears that in many companies, the IT department is losing control over what cloud and file sharing apps are deployed.
Mixing consumer file sync and share solutions in the enterprise doesn’t always offer the best results. So says a survey, conducted by Harris Interactive
Investment bank Morgan Stanley's Laszlo Kollar said they routinely block employee access to cloud services, like Dropbox.
Stepping up security against cyber-attacks makes perfect sense considering all of the data breaches that have occurred , like Target, Neiman Marcus, etc.