IT security has never been so necessary

Thursday, 15 April 2004, 2:00 PM EST

IT security is very much in the spotlight at the moment. And, unlike some IT trends, there is no danger that it is merely enjoying its 15 minutes of fame.

Security is an essential part of the IT infrastructure, part of the technology DNA; and the sooner businesses realise this the better.

The importance of security is reflected in the fortunes of the vendors, who are enjoying a boom period.

By Emma Nash at IT Week.

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