While preventing security attacks and data exposure is a priority for an organization, having a plan for what to do if the attack or leak does happen is just as important. The goal during the data exposure is to find the immediate issue and fix it as quickly as possible. Notifying those affected and quickly repairing the issue is the sign of a mature organization and a solid ITAM program. IT Asset Managers can help to create the procedure for data leaks and attacks by meeting with the appropriate parties, like the legal team and the IT security team.

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