It’s not a sprint. It’s a marathon.

“That is the crux of the problem with compliance: Privacy requires business commitment as data travels and accumulates. Keeping track of data, wherever it migrates to, will keep companies compliant — not a privacy policy hidden at the bottom of a website.”

“Whether in a cut-and-paste scenario or a spreadsheet on an employee’s laptop, data is rarely stationary…You’ll end up with copies and even with just subsets of data all over.”

“Without a reliable sense of where, what and how much data is traveling, companies are susceptible to privacy infringements or, at worst, a data breach.”

Details from CIO Dive.