Survey claims insufficient security spending

Thursday, 24 March 2005, 12:18 PM EST

More than 70 per cent of FTSE 250 firms are spending less than 10 per cent of their IT budgets on security, according to an independent survey commissioned by security software firm Prevx.

Some 37 per cent of the 200 chief information and technology officers questioned said this is inadequate, and cited budget constraints and boardroom apathy as the biggest hindrances.

By Daniel Thomas at Computing.

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