Sunday, July 21, 2013

Survey: Increasing risks are not prompting better security


A State of Cybercrime survey blames weak IT security on enterprises' failure to understand the villains behind the threats and where hackers are coming from. Despite increasing security threats, companies are not taking any new protective action, the survey says. "Possibly the most alarming theme that came out of this year's survey results was that U.S. organizations are misjudging the severity of risks they face from cyberattacks from a financial, reputational and regulatory perspective," said Bob Bragdon, publisher of CSO

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