Digital Risk Management for a Networked World
De Vries, Anne, Business Finance
TODAY BUSINESS is CONDUCTED IN WHAT HAS BECOME a truly wired (and wireless) world. It is typically taken for granted that the wheels of commerce are almost entirely dependent upon electronic information in order to turn. More importantly, what businesses around the world really depend upon is the instantaneous availability, unfailing integrity and, in many cases, strict confidentiality of that information. So what are the consequences when that dependence is compromised?
A significant portion of any company's value is tied up in its electronic information assets - as much as 70 percent in some cases according to Gartner, Inc., a preeminent technology research and advisory firm. …
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Publication information: Article title: Digital Risk Management for a Networked World. Contributors: De Vries, Anne - Author. Magazine title: Business Finance. Volume: 12. Issue: 4 Publication date: April 2006. Page number: 36+. © Penton Media, Inc. Dec 2008. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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