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9 Key Elements of a Data Security Policy

In an increasingly virtual world, data security has never been more important. Regardless of where they are working, employees must understand their obligation to protect company information. It is crucial that everyone works together to avoid a date breach as well a cyber related claim. Travelers Insurance believes there are nine essential elements of a data security policy. Below, you will find the nine elements. For more information on each element, please follow the link to Travelers Insurance.

  1. Safeguard Data Privacy
  2. Establish Password Management
  3. Govern Internet Usage
  4. Manage Email Usage
  5. Govern and Manage Company-Owned Mobile Devices
  6. Establish an Approval Process for Employee-Owned Mobile Devices
  7. Govern Social Media
  8. Oversee Software Copyright and Licensing
  9. Report Security Incidents