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Address customer data privacy and protection concerns with encryption everywhere

Data centers, Data security, Mainframes

Data privacy and protection remain top boardroom and C-suite issues. The data breach threat still looms large: 59 percent of businesses experienced a data breach caused by a vendor or third party in 2018[1]. As organizations migrate workloads to hybrid multicloud environments, they must ensure that the data within these environments is effectively protected. Consumers ...read more


Is your smartphone data safer than your enterprise data?

Data security, Encryption, Linux systems...

More than eighty percent of smartphone data is encrypted, according to an IBM-sponsored Solitaire Interglobal Ltd. report upon which this blog post is based.[i] You might expect a similarly high percentage of enterprise data to be encrypted as well, especially considering that encrypted data is rarely successfully attacked.[ii] Yet most organizations today are encrypting only ...read more


Is your enterprise encryption strategy a compromise?

Data security, Mainframes

Protecting your business, part 1 There are many different statistics available on the risks and impact of data breaches.  The most alarming one in my opinion is this: out of the nearly 6 billion data records breached since 2013, Breach Level Index reports that only 4 percent were encrypted.  This is staggering given that most ...read more