2020 Global Encryption Trends Study

Global Encryption Trends Study

Trends and strategies for adoption of encryption and key management tools

2020's Global Encryption Trends Study (commissioned by nCipher Security) surveyed 6,457 individuals across multiple industry sectors in 17 countries - Australia, Brazil, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Mexico, the Middle East (Saudi Arabia & UAE), Netherlands, the Russian Federation, Southeast Asia, South Korea,Sweden, Taiwan, the United Kingdom, and the USA.

Subjects covered in this study include:

  • Strategy and adoption of encryption.
  • Trends in adoption of encryption
  • Threats, main drivers and priorities
  • Deployment choices
  • Encryption features considered most important
  • Attitudes about key management
  • Importance of hardware security modules (HSMs)
  • Cloud encryption


The findings help CISOs and decision makers in banks and international organizations to position their company in the context of the global industry status. It also shows trends and might point out where the company has to catch up.

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Product References

Centralized Banking-Grade Key Management

Cryptography is the cornerstone of securing information and e-commerce, protecting everything around mobile services in banking. Managing cryptographic keys and their usage is a critical part of the information lifecycle.

Crypto Service Gateway (CSG)

Cryptomathic CSG is a centralized cryptographic platform, which acts as a control center for HSM services and crypto policy management, that delivers and manages crypto for any application in your business. With CSG's centralized crypto infrastructure, the high costs of hardware management, crypto policy enforcement, HSM procurement, application development and compliance audits are virtually eliminated.