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Securing mobile devices and other smartphones will become an increased priority, especially as more and more employees attempt to access corporate networks with their own personal mobile devices.

Attacks on critical infrastructures, such as electric grids, water systems, etc. will become top targets for cyber criminals looking to make a big impact with little effort. As the threat landscape becomes more sophisticated, cyber criminals aren't just looking to attack or steal data, but are setting their sights on critical infrastructures to cause harm.

While security is always on the minds of IT professionals to one degree or another, the folks at IBM think that 2011 will bring some fundamental changes to the way IT organizations think about and mange security.

Here’s a list of five security predictions for 2011 that promise to change the strategic role IT security plays in your organization.

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