2020 Thales
Data Threat Report - Global Edition

Survey and analysis from IDC

The cloud and digital transformation are putting enterprises’ sensitive data at risk. Read about the problems, and what to do about them.

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2020 Thales Data Threat Report – Global Edition

Sensitive data is widespread in digital transformation environments

“Companies need to take a multi-layered approach to data security, from embracing cloud shared security responsibilities and adopting a zero trust model that authenticates and validates users and devices accessing applications and networks, while also employing more robust data discovery, hardening, data loss prevention and encryption solutions.”
– Frank Dickson, Program VP, Cybersecurity Products at IDC

Key Security Statistics

50%

Of all corporate data is stored in the cloud

57%

Only 57% of sensitive data in the cloud is protected by encryption

72%

Of organizations see quantum computing affecting them in the next five years

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2020 Thales Data Threat Report – Global Edition Written by Frank Dickson, Program VP, Cybersecurity Products at IDC, the 2020 report is based on a survey of more than 1700 senior security executives from around the world with influence over IT and data security. Download Now