In the aftermath of the worst global economic jolt in thirty years, information security confronts a new economic order.
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- Asked about their expectations about security spending in the coming year, respondents are more optimistic than at any time since before 2005.
- This year’s spending drivers aren’t new. But here’s the surprise: almost every one of these factors are trending at, or near, four-year lows.
- For the second year in a row, increasing the focus on data protection is the single most common strategy worldwide.
- This year, there is a significant shift in the ongoing evolution of the CISO’s reporting channel away from the CIO in favor of the company’s senior business decision-makers.