Why management doesn't get IT security

Thursday, 9 November 2006, 12:06 AM EST

At the request of the Department of Homeland Security, a group called The Conference Board completed a study about senior management and their perceptions of IT security. The results aren't very surprising.

Most C-level executives view security as an operational issue -- kind of like facilities management -- and not as a strategic review. As such, they don't have direct responsibility for security.

At Schneier.com

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