Over third of businesses employ email snoopers

Tuesday, 6 June 2006, 4:26 PM EST

Over a third (38 per cent) of blue-chip companies in the UK hire dedicated staff to read employee email as security concerns shift from external threats to internal breaches, research shows.

A third of UK businesses have fired an employee and over 70 per cent have disciplined staff for violating email policies in the last 12 months.

At vnunet.

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