There are 3 main reasons why it is essential to secure the data in Odoo ERP.
Business data has a market and there is a price in the dark web for corporate data, even that of small-businesses. Companies should want to keep their sales data, information about inventory, and customer profiles a secret.
Personal data subject to the GDPR and national regulations of European member states, often depending on the industry. Hence companies owe a legal obligation to their customers, employees, vendors and partners, to protect their transactional data.
Data is the new oil. And every company and entrepreneur owes a moral obligation to their customers, employees, vendors and business-partners to protect their data.