By Kim Del Fierro
Suffering a data breach has dire consequences for any company or organization. Not only is your sensitive data at risk, but also your relationship with your customers. A data breach can severely damage this relationship, harming even the most prominent companies.
The bottom line is that you will lose customers if they can’t trust you to keep their data safe. Many customers don’t seem to realize that part of the responsibility for keeping data safe, such as implementing security best practices, belongs to them as well. Nevertheless, in the event of a data breach, blaming the company that couldn’t keep the data safe is to them, the logical first step. How do your customers feel if your organization suffers a data breach? Let’s take a look at the latest information revealing customer attitudes towards data safety: [Read more…]