By Jonathan Chamberlain

Some of the biggest threats currently facing companies, according to Gowling WLG’s digital risk calculator, include external cyber attacks, loss of highly sensitive data and lack of knowledge amongst employers. These are concerns to employers and while many attacks come in the form of phishing scams, another key worry is the vulnerability that companies face with rogue employees.

Once there has been a breach of data, the law really comes into play. There are many processes and procedures that would have to be followed to retrieve data, including ensuring you act immediately. To prevent the misuse of information becoming a significant issue, you cannot sit and wait for something to happen.