U.S. Businesses Facing a Rise in Data Breaches 

Download Shred-it’s 2020 Data Protection Report for Best Practices to Protect Your Information, Your Customers, and Your Employees 

With the average data breach costing American businesses $8.64 million and the rise in data breach incidents, understanding how to protect your business is more important than ever.1 Shred-it’s 10th anniversary Data Protection Report (DPR) reveals that American businesses are falling behind in several key data security practices including training, procedures, and proper information disposal. Learn how to avoid these pitfalls in our report.

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Learn how to protect your employees, customers, and business from new and existing threats.

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Information Security Findings

This year, Shred-it’s Data Protection Report highlights key information security findings, and shares insights to help C-suites and SBOs be better informed on data protection issues and better protected from the threat of data breaches.

Data Breaches

Discover what business leaders believe to be the biggest threat to information security and how it impacts reputation.

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Read more about how proper employee training mitigates potential threats to information security.

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Learn how policy enforcement helps protect against threats to information security. 

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Emerging Trends

Find out how emerging trends are impacting information security.

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About the Data Protection Study & Report
In its 10th year, this survey identifies the insights, opinions and best practices of data protection among small business owners (SBOs), C-suite executives (C-suites), and members of the public at large from across the country to help Americans better navigate this changing privacy landscape. The goal is to uncover – and quantify – both the risks and opportunities American businesses and consumers face, including the upsides and downsides of mishandling data and/or being breached.

1) Cost of a Data Breach Report. Ponemon Institute, 2020.

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