In today’s data-driven society, privacy, security and trust are more vital and intertwined than ever before. But many organisations are not doing all they can to protect data privacy, according to PwC’s 2018 Global State of Information Security Survey (GSISS). The survey draws on responses of 9,500 senior business and technology executives from 122 countries.
When it comes to third parties who handle personal data of customers and employees, less than half (46%) conduct compliance audits to ensure they have the capacity to protect such information. And a similar number (46%) say their organisation requires third parties to comply with their privacy policies.
Read more about the disconcerting findings of PwC’s 2018 Global State of Information Security Survey on Help Net Security.