The Best Security Advice from Leading Experts

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Take Security More Seriously

We're all used to business owners who don't take security seriously or have the attitude that a breach couldn't happen to their company. But a recent Ponemon Institute study revealed that nearly half of security professionals don't think their company is going to be the victim of an attack.

Larry Ponemon said:

"This research reveals some major disconnects that IT professionals seem to have between perception and reality. While even circumstantial evidence points to the increasing volume and severity of cyberthreats, it's shocking to learn that half of security pros don't even view themselves as a target."

Read more at Security Professionals Disconnected from Security Realities.

Your company's data — client information, payment information, personal files, bank account details — is always at risk of falling into the wrong hands. And every day, security threats seem to come from a new place.

In this slideshow, we have collected some of the best advice that leading security experts have shared with IT Business Edge recently, identifying areas of data vulnerability and helping you develop strategies for securing your data and information systems.

 

Related Topics : Unisys, Stimulus Package, Security Breaches, Symantec, Electronic Surveillance

 
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