Hackers? What about rising damp?

Thursday, 29 April 2004, 2:56 PM EST

A water leak or a failure in temperature control are just as likely to cause computer downtime as malicious attackers. But such so-called environmental issues are neglected until disaster strikes.

Dave Watkins, managing director of monitoring appliance firm NetBotz, reckons firms worried about hackers should be even more concerned about physical threat management.

By John Leyden at The Register.

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