How to hire an IT security consultant

Monday, 28 March 2005, 3:27 AM EST

Outsourcing IT security is all the rage these days. Itís cheaper and more efficient, the prevailing theory goes, to farm out functions not directly related to your organizationís core competencies. If you make nickel-plated widgets, for example, your staff must be expert in manufacturing, nickel-plating, and selling widgets, not in keeping 14-year-olds out of your network.

By Robert G. Ferrell at InfoWorld.

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