How to sell - a pretty kettle of phish

Tuesday, 1 June 2004, 1:52 PM EST

A customer has invested in firewalls, anti-virus software and intrusion detection systems that are all regularly monitored and updated.

It downloads patches, backs up data, trains its staff, secures its wireless networks, and never, ever writes passwords on Post-it notes (well, hardly ever). So it has got security sorted, right?

Wrong. These measures should protect against most conventional threats. But IT security never stands still. There is always a new threat.

By Paul Bray at vnunet.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Banks and IT security: The elements of success

Nathan Horn-Mitchem, VP, Information Security Officer at Provident Bank, talks about delivering and maintaining IT security for 80 branches of the bank.


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

Fri, Mar 27th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //