Raising the standard for information security

Monday, 8 September 2003, 2:07 PM EST

Key business functions are increasingly reliant on efficient IT infrastructures, but security breaches and their impact on the business are becoming greater.

Although many organisations have implemented firewalls and integrated virus protection to cover their IT networks against virus or hacker attacks, the number of hacking incidents has soared.

More than half of organisations report growing levels of IT fraud, and loss of data and software is now a real business threat.

Often unknowingly, organisations are taking unnecessary risks by letting suppliers loose on mission-critical IT network infrastructures.

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