IT admins think antivirus is essential. The Australian Department of Defence begs to differ
John E Dunn |
July 2, 2014
IT staff consistently over-rate the importance of security technologies that a study for the Australian Department of Defence (ADoD) based on real-world attacks has assessed as being of much lower importance, according to security firm Avecto.
"It seems that IT professionals are opting for centrally-managed technologies, perhaps because they are deemed easier to implement. There is a misconception that these top four strategies are difficult to achieve, when in reality, it doesn't need to be that way."