EU launches network security campaign

Thursday, 1 June 2006, 1:12 AM EST

Europe remains woefully unaware of the security risks to computer networks, the European Commission said Wednesday as it unveiled a new awareness campaign called IT Security for Europe.

Companies, individuals and public authorities spend too little on securing their computers and networks, the Commission said in a statement. About 5 percent to 13 percent of IT expenditure is spent on security, "which is alarmingly low," the Commission said.

At InfoWorld.

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