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88 Privacy Breaches to Beware Of by Lyn Boxall, William Hioe, Kevin Shepherdson

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illustration 04 Is document classification really necessary?

One of the best practices in information security is for an organisation to classify documents into different levels of privacy and confidentiality. It can then accord an appropriate level of security measures to each classification. Typical classifications include “UNCLASSIFIED”, “RESTRICTED”, “CONFIDENTIAL”, and even “STAFF-IN-CONFIDENCE”.

Of course, an organisation must ensure that the classification is marked clearly on each document so that employees are alerted to it and know which security measures to apply.

Reasons for not marking documents with their classification

Most organisations do, ...

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