This was first used as a government term for electronic counterespionage de-bugging sweeps.
Intellectual properties, strategies, marketing, pricing, advertising, R & D, mergers and acquisitions, human resources data, and executive travel plans are all sensitive information. How is your information disseminated, stored, and protected?
Despite all efforts to provide a privacy-aware work environment, companies must anticipate and protect against breaches of confidentiality. The most vigilant levels of security cannot totally preempt invasions of privacy, eavesdropping, and corporate espionage. A proactive approach and periodic assessments are essential to stay on top of these viable threats. Contact Merit Security for more detail or information.
Merit has extensive experience performing Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM / debugging) sweeps. TSCM sweeps are not just for the benefit of finding a clandestine device but also to highlight Windows of Vulnerability in the containment of sensitive, proprietary, and confidential information.