Why do we destroy only paper and not electronic documents?
There is a paper shredder in almost every office. Why do all companies destroy documents before disposal?
- 𝗧𝗢 𝗣𝗥𝗢𝗧𝗘𝗖𝗧 𝗖𝗢𝗡𝗙𝗜𝗗𝗘𝗡𝗧𝗜𝗔𝗟 𝗗𝗔𝗧𝗔
By shredding documents with a professional device, we are almost sure that the data stored on paper will not fall into the wrong hands.
- 𝗕𝗘𝗖𝗔𝗨𝗦𝗘 𝗢𝗙 𝗜𝗡𝗧𝗘𝗥𝗡𝗔𝗟 𝗣𝗢𝗟𝗜𝗖𝗜𝗘𝗦
Internal regulations in many companies impose the obligation to destroy paper documents with a professional shredder.
- 𝗕𝗘𝗖𝗔𝗨𝗦𝗘 𝗧𝗛𝗘𝗦𝗘 𝗖𝗢𝗠𝗣𝗔𝗡𝗜𝗘𝗦 𝗔𝗥𝗘 𝗨𝗦𝗘𝗗 𝗧𝗢 𝗜𝗧
Many people are used to the fact that all paper documents are shredded in the shredder and not thrown into the trash. This is a good practice.
- 𝗚𝗗𝗣𝗥 𝗥𝗘𝗚𝗨𝗟𝗔𝗧𝗜𝗢𝗡𝗦 𝗔𝗣𝗣𝗟𝗬
Every company that cares about the company’s image and does not want to take the legal and financial consequences of data loss, has to destroy documents in an appropriate way. Such obligations are imposed on us by the GDPR .
𝗪𝗵𝘆 𝗱𝗼𝗻’𝘁 𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗽𝗮𝗻𝗶𝗲𝘀 𝗼𝗳𝘁𝗲𝗻 𝗱𝗼 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝘀𝗮𝗺𝗲 𝘄𝗶𝘁𝗵 𝗲𝗹𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗿𝗼𝗻𝗶𝗰 𝗱𝗮𝘁𝗮 𝗰𝗮𝗿𝗿𝗶𝗲𝗿𝘀?
Usually, companies do not know that there are technologies that effectively destroy data from this type of media. Moreover, in many enterprises the internal cybersecurity policy does not include the obligation to destroy electronic data, and in addition, the GDPR regulations are not implemented.
𝗜𝘁’𝘀 𝘁𝗶𝗺𝗲 𝘁𝗼 𝗰𝗵𝗮𝗻𝗴𝗲 𝘁𝗵𝗮𝘁!
Contact us and find out more about the latest and most effective methods of data destruction from electronic carriers. We will advise you, how to implement the GDPR and ISO 27001 rules in the cybersecurity policy in your company.