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Gartner Outlines Top Enterprise Security Threats For 2003

With the war in Iraq into its second week and with security a global worry, what better time to delve into the defensive and protection issues enterprises will face through the end of the year? Market research firm Gartner obviously thinks so. It released a report this week that leverages the news to put corporate security front and center. At the just-concluded Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in San Diego, where Gartner brought together thousands of IT professionals from companies both here in the U.S. and overseas, analyst Victor Wheatman outlined a top-10-plus-one list of security issues businesses will confront during 2003. The challenge that companies face, he said, is in cutting through the hype — from grandiose promises by security providers to worrisome news running on cable channels 24/7 — to develop a coherent security plan for the year, and prioritize the most important issues. Full Story

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