Data Point: 85


Percentage of privacy and security professionals who have reported at least one data breach of personally identifiable information of customers or employees within the past 12 months.

Source: Enterprise@Risk: 2007 Privacy & Data Protection Survey, Deloitte & Touche LLP, www.deloitte.com, and Ponemon Institute, www.ponemon.org.

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