How do companies implement a strategic information security program?

In almost all cases, large corporations do a miserable job of implementing and maintaining an information security management program. How can information security justify the business investment to reduce risk and improve security across the enterprise while still maintaining business agility and minimal I.T. bureaucracy?

Asked By: seanbethune - 1/26/2006
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What? Is it final exam time or something... More
Answered By: Jumbo Shrimp - 1/30/2006
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Most companies use a combination of automated centrally control AV and user training on what to do when they do receive a virus or email. From an IT point a view no matter how advanced a plug an play device may be in your network people will still find a way around your infosec. Best way to reduce risk is user training... More
Answered By: janus_god_2002 - 1/26/2006
SQL Servers are great for security, however they have exploits that leave it vulnerable. But, if constantly updated, it should reduce its vulnerability. Then the company should get a program such as Novell Deskworks in order to assure no unwanted programs are executed. Combine this all with a stable, fast server (... More
Answered By: cybersnark1403 - 1/26/2006
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