It’s taken a few years and more than a few major data breaches, but it would appear the tide is finally beginning to turn when it comes to awareness of the importance of protecting data stored in analytical and transactional systems alike.
But don’t let your guard down yet, as major security threats—such as gaps in the Hadoop security stack, ransomware, and corporate bureaucracy—continue to threaten data sanctity. It wasn’t that long ago that businesses didn’t even bother thinking about customer trust. Indeed, PricewaterhouseCoopers didn’t even track trust 20 years ago.
Author: Alex Woodie