The UM-Labs Solution
All communications are being conducted at real-life speed, therefore all Data that is used in these communications, either via a link or live are exposed to potential Cyber-attacks.
Business communication technology and traditional methods of everyday business communications will find a major step forward in productivity and further ahead in their business development as there will be a greater focus on developing on the go aspects in the face of impersonal forms of communication that are merely transactional. The soft skills that characterize this will become even more vital in bridging the gap between technology and face-to-face communication.
For businesses, it is no longer a question of if, but when, a hacker is going to breach their perimeter security. With 2016 having the most data breaches recorded in a single year, businesses must take serious measures to protect their assets. And yet, despite a strong focus on perimeter security, most organisations are missing one important and easily protected layer: the document level, the real-time communications that surround this and how we engage.
However, intervention by the regulating authorities of Europe, USA and Asia have played their trump card, data protection is now the biggest new business risk to a company who hold any type of personal data on their customers, partners, employees and with the advent of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and similar in the other territories, means significant fines for not protecting this data.