Gartner Research

Enforcement: The Key to a Good Security Policy

Published: 13 January 2003

ID: G00185601

Analyst(s): Catherine Quirk

Summary

A comprehensive security policy is the first step to organizational risk management. However, a difference often exists between the perceived value or importance and the actual enforcement of compliance to an organization's security policy. The problem can cause potential security breaches in terms of IP protection and diminish trust with partners.

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