Business-driven data privacy policies Establish and enforce enterprise data privacy policies to support compliance and protect sensitive data

Enhancing information security is no longer solely a task for IT—it’s a strategic, enterprise-wide priority.
According to interviews conducted by IBM with 138 security leaders, two-thirds of senior executives are paying closer attention to enterprise data privacy
than they were two years ago. Recent statistics on data security breaches and
data loss help explain why. In 2011, the corporate world experienced the second-highest data loss total since 2004.2 A 2012 study conducted by Symantec calculated that global cybercrime cost USD114 billion annually and claimed more than
one million victims per day.3