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6 Tips for Building a Data Privacy Culture

Experts say it's not enough to just post data classification guidelines and revisit the topic once a year. Companies have to build in privacy by design.
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Understand what information requires protection. 

The No. 1 rule of thumb is that if the information is about a person, then it's personal information and requires protection. This includes the obvious items like a Social Security number, all the way down through the person's name, email address, phone number, or any sensitive medical information.

(Image: Den Rise, via Shutterstock)

Understand what information requires protection.

The No. 1 rule of thumb is that if the information is about a person, then its personal information and requires protection. This includes the obvious items like a Social Security number, all the way down through the persons name, email address, phone number, or any sensitive medical information.

(Image: Den Rise, via Shutterstock)

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