Read the 2H 2016 Symantec Shadow Data Report

Based on the analysis of over 20K cloud apps, 175M cloud documents, and 1.3B emails, the latest Shadow Data Report provides actionable insights into cloud application adoption, usage, and threats to help organizations unlock the full business potential of cloud apps while staying secure and compliant.

The report is full of real-world statistics, drawn from anonymized customer usage of the Symantec CloudSOC platform, including:

  • The average enterprise has 928 cloud apps in use
  • 25% of all files stored in the cloud are broadly shared, and 3% of these files contain compliance related data
  • Just 2% of users were responsible for all data exfiltration, destruction and account takeover incidents
  • 28% of emails in the cloud are broadly shared, and 8% of these files contain compliance related data.