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Businesses Don't Adequately Monitor Network Risks: Report

Security company nCircle announced the results of an industry trend survey showing that although businesses' primary concern is reducing security risks, they do not have adequate risk-reporting tools in place, and are not able to measure their level of risk.

In a poll of 1,700 CIOs, CSOs and Security Directors, nCircle found that:

  • 60 per cent were unsure if their network security risk was increasing or decreasing over time.
  • 58 per cent were unable to generate reports about applications or vulnerabilities on their network by region, business unit or business owner.
  • 52 per cent had no way to verify that they were compliant with their own internal security procedures.
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