Data security is the practice of protecting digital data from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, or destruction. It is a critical component of any organization's security posture, as data breaches can have serious consequences for both businesses and individuals.
Data security encompasses a wide range of technologies and practices, including:
Data security is important for a number of reasons. First, data breaches can lead to financial losses. For example, the average cost of a data breach in the United States in 2022 was $9.44 million. Second, data breaches can damage an organization's reputation. Third, data breaches can lead to legal and regulatory liability.
Organizations can take a number of steps to improve their data security posture, such as:
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