Information sharing should bring concerns for businesses around how to effectively secure the data being shared from the NSA-like government.
Unfortunately for businesses, the consequences of data loss can be significant – ignoring the laws on information sharing can result in risk of litigation, substantial fines and brand damage to the organization. Companies should be aware of the legal regulations in place to protect sensitive data, and compliance should be a necessity. To show you the comparative risks of legal proceedings, data access requests across the globe and the implications of data loss, Intralinks has created a Jurisdictional Privacy Heat Map infographic.
While organizations have plenty of regulations for workplace policies and procedures, not all of them may think about threats of ungoverned collaboration.
With the threat of data breaches, theft or other types of information loss impacting businesses today, organizations need to be fully aware of the potential risks around data privacy and the laws in place to ensure greater information security.
Companies today face many hurdles when trying to create secure collaboration environments. Attacks are becoming more common and multifaceted, making it difficult for enterprises to take the appropriate preventative measures to manage security effectively.