Bloomberg said that the SEC was investigating many breaches. The Home Depot hack shows how official (and public) attitude about data security is hardening.
The fact that, at the click of a mouse, we can instantly transmit critical data has desensitized us to the security risks associated with sending sensitive information via email, webmail, and file transfer programs.
A recent third party preferences study surveyed hundreds of M&A professionals globally who use multiple Virtual Data Room (VDR) providers and asked them a series of questions to understand both their criteria for selecting their VDR before deals, as well as understanding how they felt about the different providers’ offerings. The survey showed not only that Intralinks beats the competition in every category, but also just how important it is to M&A professionals to have the right VDR provider in place.