You couldn't blame them if IT security professionals ended 2014 with their head in their hands - this year has been an ongoing and uphill battle for the hard-pressed professionals. Here are some of the biggest threats we've encountered during 2014 - compiled by V3.
Change can be hard to accept sometimes, but it seems that enterprises in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) are particularly reluctant to embrace it. Firms in the EMEA are still using Windows Server 2003, unlike enterprises in the US And Asia, Channel Web reports.
There's no doubt about the opportunities digital technology offers to enterprise. So how come so many are failing to capitalise on it? A new study by Johnston Press has found that a significant proportion of small businesses in the UK are still not 'digital ready', Tech Week Europe reports.
It's no longer good enough to address IT security from down in the depths of the IT department. With security threats on the increase, this is a matter for the top-brass. It's time to take cyber security into the boardroom, Francis Maude, Minister for the Cabinet Office, has urged.
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