This piece was originally published by BitSight in April of 2017. This updated version includes current information about BitSight, our security rating and third-party monitoring software, and the cybersecurity space.
As a security professional navigating the new challenges 2020 is bringing to cybersecurity, it’s critical to understand the ways your organization’s data could be exposed. Sensitive data is critical, safeguarded information. Different information can be considered sensitive depending on the industry, but in general it can be anything your organization, your employees, your customers, or your third parties would expect to be private and protected.