Most businesses believe stronger data protection policies will lead to fewer breaches

In light of new data privacy legislations, a new Webroot report looks at how businesses in the U.S., U.K., and Australia are adjusting to new data security measures in order to meet compliance requirements.

Specifically, the report measures organisations’ readiness to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and Australia’s Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB). The results reveal that 95 percent of IT decision makers (ITDMs) surveyed agree that there will be fewer data breaches as a direct result of stronger data protection policies.

Read more about the findings of the new Webroot report on Help Net Security.