Security data swamps firms

Thursday, 27 April 2006, 10:14 PM EST

Security systems such as firewalls and antivirus software are producing more data than some firms can cope with, according to new research released today by infrastructure management specialist Micromuse.

Nearly a third of IT managers questioned across Europe said they generate more security data than they can properly examine for potential threats, and 45 percent said they experienced more than 4,000 security "events" a second.

At IT Week.

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