TITLE

Playbook Basics: Building Your Offense

AUTHOR(S)
Novoa, Manny
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Mar2005, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the cyber threats faced by businesses in shifting to digital, mobile and virtual operations in the U.S. Total amount lost by U.S. banks a result of unauthorized access to checking accounts; Need for businesses to focus on ways to secure their operations from both internal and external security threats; Importance of developing a security program that educate employers and employees on the vulnerabilities digital technologies.
ACCESSION #
16338843

 

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