Shred-it's 2017 Information Security Tracker Infographic
In an evolving digital workplace, many businesses are struggling to keep up with data protection issues, potentially opening themselves up to serious information security risks. Lack of awareness about upcoming changes to data protection legislation and about what information needs to be protected is leaving companies at risk, not just of falling foul of the law, but of serious reputational damage.
Shred-it's seventh annual Security Tracker survey found that the majority of organisations are unaware of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into effect in May 2018. The regulation will bring widespread reform to data protection laws, and compliance is mandatory. Download our infographic to learn:
- How lack of awareness of the GDPR is putting businesses at risk
- Where businesses' security efforts are falling short
- Information security risks facing small and large businesses