10 Ways to Get Users to Follow Security Policy

It's official: Users are the weakest link in the IT security chain. You can have firewalls, encryption, and NAC up to your ears, but it still won't save you from the guy who gives all of his access information to the members of his fantasy football league.

What does it take to get end users to follow company security policy? How can you ensure they understand the rules and respect them?

There are no easy answers, but after interviewing security pros and our crack team of industry experts, we came up with 10 that are pretty good. Is your organization employing all of these enforcement techniques? Take a look and see if there's more you and your managers can do to make security happen in your organization. Dark Reading - Security services - 10 Ways to Get Users to Follow Security Policy - Security News Analysis

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 12th January 2007 2:35AM