Big blue calls for beefed-up security

April 1998
Network World;04/13/98, Vol. 15 Issue 15, p6
Trade Publication
Focuses on the call being made for unrestricted levels of United States (U.S) domestic encryption technology by chairman of the International Business Machines (IBM) Lou Gerstner, which would enable corporate network to better protect themselves from hackers.


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