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6 Internal File Sharing Statistics All Businesses Should Be Aware Of
Martin Horan

By: Martin Horan on June 30th, 2015

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6 Internal File Sharing Statistics All Businesses Should Be Aware Of

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In modern days, a business needs to share files internally and externally in order to operate efficiently. With a wide array of benefits for business operations, file sharing has become part of day-to-day activities. However, transferring important documents through simplified file sharing technologies can put your business at risk. Make yourself aware of the risks and benefits of a secure file sharing solution with the internal file sharing statistics shared below!

The Internal File Sharing Statistics Businesses Should Know

  • "The top 3 industries affected by data breach are public, informational, and financial services" -Verizon Tweet This!
  •  "54% of employees use a personal email to transfer business documents and data" -Verizon Tweet This!
  • "48% of employees say that their companies have policies for sending sensitive files" - GlobalScape Tweet This!
  • "67% of exiting employees acknowledged taking company data from their old employer to leverage a new job" - Washington Post Tweet This!

As you can see from the statistics, companies who are not equipped with a secure file sharing solution often face serious repercussions. When a company is using a secure file sharing service, like FTP, they will steer clear of these risks
 and have the ability to share valuable business information. 

To view the entire list of statistics, download our Free EBook "20 Statistics You Should Know About Internal File Sharing Threats" to learn the risks, and how to avoid them.

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About Martin Horan

Founder of FTP Today and an expert in secure file transfer and Internet protocols. A software and IT geek since a young age, Martin has successfully led his companies through the digital age by spotting market niches and filling them with quality IT services.

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