Security spending rises, as do risks

Thursday, 8 July 2004, 12:33 PM EST

IT security spending across the world is rising, but so are virus and malicious code attacks.

The findings from the Global Information Security Survey, conducted by vnunet.com's sister magazine Computing and its international sister publications, shows businesses are not following best practice security advice, but are increasing security budgets to cope with growing threats.

The research interviewed 7,000 technology and security professionals in 40 countries.

By Emma Nash at vnunet.

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