The purpose of information security :: Data protection information systems of enterprises and organizations

The purpose of information security

  To protect the information may be to prevent damage to the owner, owner, user information as a result of possible loss ( leakage ) of information or unauthorized and unintended impacts on the information.
  Protecting information from leaking - activities to prevent the spread of protected information ( for disclosure ), unauthorized access to protected information and to obtain protected information by hackers.
  Protection from disclosure - the prevention of unauthorized bringing protected information to an uncontrolled amount of recipients.