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Source: SearchEnterpriseLinux - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Security Gone are the days when viruses were the number one concern of messaging administrators. Administrators and vendors say the the new focus in the messaging security game deals with patching holes in the infrastructure, identity management, and good old fashioned password maintenance.

Kat Podgornoff, ETS at Golden State University in San Francisco, whose shop has run Novell GroupWise for the past 7 years, said there are currently two separate but equally important "hassles" that threaten e-mail security.

"The first is knowing when certain users' e-mail accounts are truly not being used and are therefore a security liability," she said. "The second is getting people to change their initial passwords."

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