The annual Cisco Data Privacy Benchmark Study is one of many research-based, data-driven publications collectively known as the Cisco Cybersecurity Report Series. This double-blind study is based on a survey of over 4900 security professionals in 27 countries around the world.
Did you know that the vast majority of organizations are reporting privacy metrics to their board of directors? Other key findings from the report:
consider privacy a business imperative
view privacy regulations favorably
consider data localization an important issue
cite localization requirements are adding significant operational costs
While organizations say they are handling data ethically, consumers aren’t convinced.
believe they already have processes in place for responsible automated decision-making
consumers feel they can’t protect their data because they don’t know how it’s being used*
consumers expressed concern about how businesses are using AI today*