Human factor is key to wireless security

Tuesday, 7 December 2004, 8:12 AM EST

Few people doubt that wireless computing is on the way to becoming pervasive, but businesses still say that security is the issue holding them back from implementing wireless technology.

With a third of all UK businesses using wireless networks and a recent surge in sales of Wi-Fi, 3G and Bluetooth, IT professionals not only need to catch up quickly with the new security options on offer and how to implement and configure them, but to communicate the risks to users as well.

By Richard Harrison at MicroScope.

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