Businesses are now collecting and using a huge amount of data. Much of this flows from an increasing range of smart devices, all interconnected as the IoT (Internet of Things). Our computer capacity continues to grow rapidly, but there is still concern over security issues that can compromise even locally generated information.
In business, highly sensitive information is stored, and it’s necessary to observe government regulations to protect consumers. At the same time, incidents of data breaches continue to rise. This is why it’s essential to make data protection a priority and establish strict security measures. Here are five tips that can help you guard data against breaches in both big data deployments and any software accessing the data.