These standards have a full-scale approach to the protection of data owned, kept, or maintained by a business. “Data” can range from addresses and phone numbers to company reports or metrics to staff salary.
Data protection ensures the security of private or personal information, and gains the trust of clients and staff. For most companies, safeguarding of data is an obligatory business principle.
Whether data is that of clients, staff, vendors, or the business itself, it shall be properly labeled, categorized, stored, and handled using the most thoroughly considered strategy.