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8% of organizations are not properly governing its own data


Businesses have large identity-related gaps in their security programs, according to SailPoint's 2018 Identity report released on Wednesday. More than half (54%) of organizations reported having an official identity program in place, but are not supporting the program with correct policies and procedures, the report found.

The report was conducted using hundreds of self-assessments and identity scores, generated from SailPoint's free assessment tool that helps determine areas of weakness in organizations. After studying more than 450 responses, the report identified three main problems in organizations' current identity programs: Lack of support for programs, low visibility, and unmanaged data.

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Adequate support for identity programs is significantly lacking in businesses, according to the report. Only a small group of organizations have fully automated identity processes that include...(continued)

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