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Reports: Security Pros Shift Attention From External Hacks To Internal Threats
Written by Daniel   
Monday, 09 March 2009 14:29
Majority of IT and security execs say insider vulnerabilities worry them most

Mar 09, 2009 | 08:08 AM
By Tim Wilson

It's official: Today's security managers are more worried about insiders leaking sensitive corporate data than they are about outsiders breaking in to steal it.

In a soon-to-be-published survey of more than 400 IT and security professionals conducted by Dark Reading and sister publication InformationWeek, 52 percent of respondents said they are more concerned about the possibility of internal data leaks -- both accidental and malicious -- than they are about external threats. [Comments...]
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