If Nine Of 10 Employees Breach Policies, How Is Privacy Possible?
DATA PROTECTIONJune 27, 2013
A survey taken over several years has found that out of 165,000 employees surveyed, 93 percent knowingly violate policies designed to prevent data breaches. Privacy professionals burn the midnight oil crafting policies in line with best practices. But such policies don't stand a chance at protecting consumer data if the employees charged with practicing model data-steward behavior could care less about doing so. So how can a company ensure that its people are complying with the policies it promises to practice? This exclusive for The Privacy Advisor discusses a few experts’ experiences with success.