Finance and Insurance Top 10 Security Threats

Posted by Samantha Dutcher on Feb 16, 2011 4:26:00 PM

The top security threat for 2010 in the Finance and Insurance industry was Workplace Violence Prevention/ Response, moving up from 2nd place in 2008. Internet/Intranet Security dropped from 1st place in 2008 to 2nd place in 2010. Business Continuity Planning/Organizational Resilience remained in 3rd place. Executive Protection moved into 4th place and Political Unrest/Regional Instability/National Disasters moved into 5th place, both moving up from a tie for 9th place in 2008.

  1. Workplace Violence Prevention/Response
  2. Cyber/Communications Security: Internet/Intranet Security (including e-mail/e-commerce)
  3. Business Continuity Planning/Organizational Resilience
  4. Executive Protection
  5. Crisis Management and Response: Political Unrest/Regional Instability/National Disasters
  6. Fraud/White-Collar Crime
  7. Identity Theft
  8. Travel Security
  9. Unethical Business Conduct
  10. Employee Selection/Screening

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Top Security Threats in the Manufacturing Industry

Posted by Samantha Dutcher on Feb 9, 2011 3:35:00 PM

The top concern among security directors at Fortune 1000 manufacturing companies in 2010 was Internet/
Intranet Security, moving up from 5th place in 2008. Workplace Violence Prevention/Response remained 2nd and
Business Continuity Planning/Organizational Resilience dropped from 1st place to 3rd place. Business Espionage/
Theft of Trade Secrets dropped to 4th place from 3rd place in 2010.

  1. Cyber/Communication Security: Internet/Intranet security
  2. Workplace Violence Prevention/Response
  3. Business Continuity Planning/Organizational Resilience
  4. Business Espionage/Theft of Trade Secrets
  5. Global Supply-Chain Security
  6. Travel Security
  7. Intellectual Property/Brand Protection/Product Counterfeiting
  8. Unethical Business Conduct
  9. Employee Selection/Screening
  10. Fraud/White-Collar Crime

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