Data security: expect the unexpected

Monday, 19 April 2004, 4:04 PM EST

With the proliferation of operating systems, applications and internet access points (both broadband and Wi-Fi), demand for data backup and storage has grown at an unbelievable rate.

Threats to data security also are on the increase; worries over terrorism, utility black-outs, natural disasters and even civil disorder are contributing to the growth of business continuity solutions.

Pressure from insurers - with premiums for business interruption insurance rocketing - legal pressures for improved corporate governance and accountability, and even the government's Civil Contingencies Bill have all pushed the need for a comprehensive business continuity strategy up the corporate agenda. Boardrooms are getting the message, and so should resellers.

By Gavin Smith at vnunet.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Crowdsourcing your bug bounty program

David Levin, Director of Information Security at Western Union, talks about crowdsourcing their bug bounty program and the lessons learned along the way.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Mon, Mar 30th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //