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Is your legal team even aware of your IS program? Legal fees sometimes dwarf the actual cost of the loss and fix combined, so any IS strategy should include legal participation. Are compliance issues discussed/championed with/by legal? Do they update IT as regulations change?

When it comes to security, IT organizations are all too frequently their own worst enemy. One way to determine that is to take a step back and assess your company’s security portfolio.

Chances are good that if any one of these five warning signs sets off alarm bells, then it’s only a matter of time before something goes seriously wrong with your IT security.

Security is all about cost avoidance. Companies invest in it because they have to. But all the money in the world isn’t going to make a difference if your organization doesn’t have effective security policies in place.

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