21% of UK businesses have suffered a data breach in the past two years. This doesn’t necessarily have to be a high profile hack of 100,000s records – 80% of data breaches are due to a simple human error such as a lost laptop or an incorrect email respondent. The growing opinion is that it’s not a matter of if, but when, a data breach will occur.
What’s important is how prepared you are and how you react when a data breach happens. We help you to prepare by maintaining a high level of data accuracy so if the worst does happen, you can quickly and confidently contact all affected parties in a way tailored to them. This speed and accuracy is critical in rebuilding trust as well as meeting the requirements of the incoming GDPR regulations.
Having a complete and accurate view of all of your data will result in less time being spent cleaning the contact details of those affected - meaning you can notify them quicker.
People have different communication requirements. Our service prepares you so you use the right channel and send the most relevant information to everybody affected.
A data breach, if not handled well, can damage trust between you and your customers. Be prepared.
In the event of a data breach, it’s critical you can speak to those affected in the way they want to be contacted, as quickly as possible. Are you prepared?
We know that meeting the requirements of the GDPR are challenging and so recommend looking at your Data Breach readiness today.
By understanding the quality, accuracy and location of your data, you can begin to plan the related tasks.