Some industry stats show that about 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created every day. Even more astounding is that about 90 percent of this data was just created in just the last two years, according to IBM experts. The phenomenon of Big Data is here and not only does it mean that organizations have much to sift through to determine just what information is critical and calls for protections, but also that they can leverage some of this data to help them in their fight against the attackers who are trying to seize it. We talk to RSA experts to find out just how Big Data is transforming security and privacy requirements and what this means for organizations’ security and risk management plans going forward.
Eddie Schwartz, CISO, RSA
Illena Armstrong, VP, editorial, SC Magazine