Data Protection and Security in SMEs under Enterprise Infrastructure

Marcela Hallová, Peter Polakovič, Edita Šilerová, Ivana Slováková
2019 Agris on-line Papers in Economics and Informatics  
Information is becoming a highly valued commodity of strategic importance in the period of globalization of trade, cooperation and mutual integration of companies. These facts bring a new perspective and the importance of adequate information security in IS/IT, especially in connection with their electronization and electronic exchange. The protection and security of IS/IT is therefore becoming increasingly important for companies and is one of the key factors for the economic success of SMEs,
more » ... c success of SMEs, as well as in agricultural organizations and rural development organizations. Management's interest in IS/ IT security and information results not only from a threat to prosperity, but also in the case of the threat to the company's own existence. By analysing the risks, adopting IS/IT security policy, developing safety standards, and implementing security in the life of the company, the security process does not end but comes into a qualitatively new stage. At the moment when the main problems are solved and the environment, at least to a certain extent ready, there is time for important routine activities. This is monitoring, control and audit.
doi:10.7160/aol.2019.110103 fatcat:e66lyypycnaxlgaxlkkilt2oha