Essential protection of data
What is the essential protection of data
Data and information is what drives business. It is what gives business a competitive advantage. It is what makes business profitable. In all its forms information and data is at the heart of your business.
The essential protection of data is protecting what is important to our customers.
Essential protection of data and standards
Standards are a great framework that can protect your important data. The international standard for Information Security is ISO 27001 and achieving ISO 27001 certification can both help your business protect is data and also demonstrate to clients, customers and suppliers that you take the protection of data seriously. It should be implemented in a pragmatic way with minimal bureaucracy and minimal disruption to your business. It should not be slavishly implemented but should provide the basis of your essential protection of data. Of course there are other prominent standards such as Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus as well as technical standards for security tested via Pen Testing. All designed to help you implement a frame work to protect what you hold most dear.
Different Types of Essential Data
Essential data can come in many forms. It can be dictated to you by your regulator who will enforce requirements on you to protect certain kinds of data. If you work in a regulated industry or with government it is likely they will dictate the standards that you should adopt. Other essential data will be driven by the nature of your business. It could be, but not limited to:
- Customer Information
- Personally Identifiable Information
- HR Information
- Payroll Information
- Order Information
- Supplier Information
- Intellectual Property / Designs / Patents
- Vulnerable Persons Data
- Customer Relationship Management Information
What ever data is essential to you, we protect it
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