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Study: 45% Of Workers Steal Data When Changing Jobs

May 10, 2007

Nearly half of professionals from across a wide range of industries admit they have taken data with them — everything from documents and lists to sales proposals and contracts — when they’ve changed jobs. What about safeguards? Seems workers aren’t all that concerned with them — or getting past them, at least.

According to the international Information Security Survey, users polled said they don’t see their companies’ IT security practices as obstacles to accessing data from outside company walls or to walking out the door with it in their bag or thumb drive.”