Security: Reboots causing security issues

When companies decide to build a new site or reboot their old one, security is often low on the list of priorities, writes JJ Worrall.

31st August, 2013
Michael Conway, director, Renaissance.

Many Irish companies are leaving security as a secondary concern when building a new website or rebooting their online presence, according to several security experts who spoke to *Computers in Business*.

Vivienne Mee, managing director at Rits Computer Forensics, said that in the case of website reboots, in particular, she had seen numerous instances when "backdoors" into a company's network were been left open to web-borne threats.

"We've been into offices where there could have...

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