Global expenditures on information security in 2019 is expected to exceed $124 Billion, an increase of 12.4 percent over the previous year, according to Gartner an industry research firm. This is in response to an increasingly complex threat matrix, more numerous network entry points, and higher levels of sophistication among attackers. Given these massive investments in cyber security, it may seem understandable if some organizations develop a certain sense of self-assuredness in regards to their network integrity.
Yet there remains a soft underbelly to the overall cyber security picture and it is the one that is easiest to solve. End of use IT assets that are not properly decommissioned present significant data security risk in organizations.
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