Security: still critical

Monday, 3 January 2005, 12:00 AM EST

IT security remains a red-hot area in the IT industry among companies of all sizes companies worldwide. Tech market researcher IDC estimates that worldwide IT security spending will reach $45 billion by 2006. This includes hardware, software, and services associated with IT security deployments across the globe.

The shift to digital, mobile, and virtual IT landscapes means there are more ways IT systems and businesses can be compromised. The threat of intrusion and attack is dramatically increasing across all industries and sectors, and it's taking a heavy toll on businesses.

By Manny Novoa at Computer User.

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