Our Global Encryption and Key Management Trends report is now in its tenth year, providing an annual ‘pulse check’ on how enterprises are approaching and deploying encryption. The picture across the board is clear – use of encryption is growing across all industries. There can be no doubt that the series of mega breaches and cyber-attacks over the course of the last year have increased companies’ urgency to improve their security posture. Perhaps unsurprisingly, this is particularly true in healthcare and retail which show the greatest leap since last year in adoption of this technology. Names such as Home Depot
will not be easily forgotten.