By choosing this this Impact Area, you are supporting companies promoting peaceful and inclusive societies and you are tilting away from companies that destruct those societies. Think data breaches exposing personal information, providing a secure home and steering clear of weapons of mass destruction.
Why It Matters
- Human prosperity is threatened by cyber attacks and weapons of mass destruction.
- 3,813 data breaches were reported in the first six months of 2019, 54% up from mid-year 2018, exposing over 4.1 billion records.
- Nuclear weapons are the most dangerous weapons on earth, and one alone can destroy an entire city killing millions.
- In 2018, an estimated 1,206,836 violent crimes and 7,196,045 property crime offenses occurred nationwide.
We evaluate companies based on how they are:
✔ Actively working to prevent crimes, violence or fear of violence
✔ Introducing innovative solutions to protect your privacy
✔ Implementing cybersecurity or IT solutions to protect you
✔ Creating or distributing banned weapons or controversial weapons e.g., nuclear weapons and biological and chemical weapons
IT security solutions
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