Experts warn of data security 'police state'

Tuesday, 27 February 2007, 12:10 AM EST

Ill-conceived or poorly implemented IT security regimes could leave enterprises struggling to survive within the restrictive confines of an information "police state", experts have warned.

Andy Buss, a senior analyst at Canalys, said at the recent NetEvent symposium in Evian that IT security should be an enabler, not a hindrance.

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