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Ensuring Data Security is Vital

Monitoring around the clock. PROTECTING information assets against security breaches in an increasingly hi-tech age is a prime challenge. But information security cannot be viewed as the prerogative of a company’s IT department. It needs to fall under the direct control of the company board as part of the business continuity and the risk management decision-making process, says Nelius Snyman, CEO of Nanoteq. Snyman says the threat to information security in SA is very real. “Often organisations only respond after they have experienced a breach of security and suffered damage to their information assets. “The secret of good information security is to be proactive, to predefine your policies, procedures and standards, to put mechanisms in place to ensure that your data is secure and to monitor on a 24-hour basis.” Full Story

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