With the stats on cyber security we have cause to be worried

If one feels vulnerable to being hacked, being held to ransom or a third party being slack and one's personal details - medical and otherwise - being "out there", one has good cause to be so.This piece on HealthData Management (behind a paywall) provides no comfort....."There’s a widespread and growing need to improve security practices surrounding confidential documents in most organizations today, according to a new report by the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, a peer-driven thought leadership and professional networking organization of IT leaders.In a global survey of more than 200 managers and information workers conducted in the fourth quarter of 2016 and first quarter of 2017, 60 percent of respondents said they or someone they know have accidently sent out a document they shouldn’t have.A huge majority (89 percent) think document security risks are growing in their organization due to increased connectivity and the proliferation of mobile devices. The accidental sharing of confidential documents with a wrong party is by far their biggest concern, according to the study, which was sponsored by software provider Foxit Software.

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