Informatica Survey: Organizations Blind to Location of Sensitive Data Says New Research Report

Informatica Corporation, the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software, today announced the availability  of a new research report by the Ponemon Institute LLC, entitled, The State of Data Centric Security. Based on a global survey of more than 1,500 IT and IT security professionals, the study reveals how organizations understand and respond to data security threats in today’s information-everywhere world.

According to the study:

Key Survey Findings

With today’s escalating threat landscape and with sensitive and private data no longer restricted to traditional enterprise boundaries, it is imperative to know data location and proliferation to protect it adequately. According to the Informatica-sponsored Ponemon study:

Current security solutions often do not provide visibility into data location and user access, while existing data protection procedures are most often poorly conducted.

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