IT security predictions for 2007

Security is more effective when it is preventative rather than reactive, and security firms have been predicting the major threat trends for 2007.

Email will be under unprecedented attack over the next 12 months, and stopping spam and keeping email productive will be a front burner issue for business executives, according to messaging security firm Postini, which is predicting a big rise in comms compliance initiatives.

ScanSoft believes that Web threats will take over from email-borne attacks, quoting a survey from industry analysts IDC suggesting that 30 percent of companies with 500 employees and more have been infected with malware through web surfing. IT security predictions for 2007 - Security -

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