Viruses in an Instant

Instant Messaging is a security nightmare for most organisations. Firstly, employees are communicating with colleagues and customers, with no record of transactions, and potentially compromising corporate information.

Secondly, Instant Messaging is a conduit for new viruses and worms that can attack business applications and render IT systems useless.

It is clear that companies are worried about virus attacks, the impact of users sharing corporate information and the lack of logging of conversations that may contain commercially impacting decisions. IT Observer | Viruses…in an Instant

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 10th January 2006 9:18PM