The 2016 Global Cloud Data Security Study

The purpose of The 2016 Global Cloud Data Security Study sponsored by Gemalto was to understand the trends in cloud governance and security practices since the study was first conducted in 2014.

Gemalto May 11th 2017

Some of the key findings of the survey

- As the cloud’s popularity grows, so does the risk to sensitive data

- Cloud security is stormy because of Shadow IT

- Data security governance practices ignore the security practitioners

- Protection of data in the cloud is important but not practiced

- Cloud complicates identity and access management