Every company should have an IT security policy. After all, a written policy can keep your data safe and also give everyone peace of mind during an emergency. If you still aren't sure where to start, here are several things you should keep in mind when creating a written security policy for your business:
Determine Your Main Objectives
One of the first things you should do is determine your main objectives for the security policy. Sit down and make a list of the different types of data your company collects from customers and vendors. Next, consider certain business procedures that may need additional layers of security or caution. For example, if your business is in the financial services industry you will need to include several protocols in your security policy to keep your client's financial information safe.