Next Gen Data Security
Threat Impact Widens

IDC defines next generation data security as the recognition of the direct link between mastery of data and the ability to protect it.

IDC’s coverage includes technologies at the precipice of disrupting traditional data security models and the transformation of existing data-centric security solutions for both structured and unstructured content. This includes:

  • Encryption technologies
  • Data loss prevention (DLP)
  • User behavioral analytics (UBA)
  • Supervision and monitoring
  • Data tokenization and masking

IDC Predicts...

By 2018, attacks that influence business decisions and exploitation will increase the most rapidly

By 2021, a popular social platform will lose 10% of its consumer and commercial user base after being recognized as a routine conduit for ransomware and malware 

By 2021, an IoT trust-based protocol will emerge, supplementing current device connection methods to determine the "right to connect" for IoT devices