Avoid the potentially embarrassing situations that make the headlines on a consistent basis due to security and privacy failings. A 2014 report by the Ponemon Institute and IBM shows that the average cost per compromised record going from $188 in 2013 to $201 in 2014 (US dollars). The updated report in 2015 has shown that:
nearly 40 percent of large companies — including many in the Fortune 500 — aren’t taking the right precautions to secure their mobile apps. The study, which researched security practices in more than 400 large organizations, found “major security flaws” in the ways most businesses build and deploy mobile apps for their customers. —PCMAG
The study also showed that 33 percent of companies just never performed any testing for security vulnerabilities before releasing their software, with only 15 percent performing frequent testing.
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European Commission and US Federal Trade Commission have both handed down heavy fines and judgements against companies failing to provide adequate privacy and security training for staff and protection for consumers.