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An organization’s cybersecurity outlook may depend on whether you are sitting in the corporate legal department or at the IT desk. Legal staffing and e-discovery solutions provider Special Counsel released its Data Breach Response survey earlier this month in conjunction with Relativity, and responses indicate that attorneys and IT professionals may see their organization’s cyber risk very differently.

For example, when asked how prepared their organization was to deal with a data breach, 87% of the 250 corporate IT decision makers surveyed said their companies were either “very prepared” or “extremely prepared.” However, 78% of the 150 corporate attorneys surveyed said the same thing.

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Frank Ready

Frank Ready is a reporter on the tech desk at ALM Media. He can be reached at fready@alm.com.

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