Poll: Canadian businesses unconcerned about privacy breach risk

Most Canadian companies aren’t concerned about data breaches involving their customers’ personal information — even though these same companies report they are collecting and holding more personal information than ever before, according to the results of a poll released today.

The poll conducted by EKOS for the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada found that 42 per cent of businesses surveyed are not concerned about security breaches.

Read the entire press release from the Office of the Privacy Commissioner, or read the final report.

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