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Source: Enterprise Linux Today - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Privacy One of the fundamental questions that every organization is presented with on a day-to-day basis is, "Is my data safe?" It's a really good question because the consequences of not knowing can be detrimental to your company. I hate the term, . . . One of the fundamental questions that every organization is presented with on a day-to-day basis is, "Is my data safe?" It's a really good question because the consequences of not knowing can be detrimental to your company. I hate the term, but the e-Commerce community is built on the integrity of its data, yet very few companies employ technologies that can directly answer the question.

Most companies feel that they get "security" by putting a firewall in front of their web and mail servers. This really provides a false sense of security. "I closed the door to the house, therefore I have "security." We need to begin thinking of security as a process rather than an event. We will never have 100% security, so what do we do?

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