Security ought to be applied throughout all three data states, but securing Data In Use presents unique technical and logical challenges while begging the question: “Can data ever be secure while end users have access to it?”
In 2016, reported data breaches increased by 40%.What will 2018 hold? We’re hoping for the best, we saw 2017 data breaches get more messy and serious.
The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be enforced from next year, superseding the Data Protection Act (DPA)
Computer data spends most of it’s lifecycle being stored ‘at rest’, punctuated with brief periods ‘in transit’ between storage media.
Data at Rest, Data In Transit and Encryption.