When employees with full access rights to your corporate data walk away from their active computers for a lunch break, your data at rest becomes available to attackers. Although securing sensitive enterprise data is not a new issue for businesses, some commonly used methods of providing data and network security have proved ineffective. A lot of businesses try hard and throw money at the issue, ... then they dumb down encryption procedures and password practices.
Sometimes it's tough to devise a compelling ROI analysis for the data security expenses contemplated by an enterprise. But, when a business looks at the cost of compromised client and corporate data, along with its exposure to heavy fines imposed by the federal government, the message is clear. Look at data and network security as a selling point, not only a cost to the business, ... It's an investment in your customers that they will appreciate.