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Employees Are the Weakest Link in Computer Security

by Tom Krazit | @tomkrazit | June 20, 2016, 12:26 PM EDT

Even the best technology can’t offset weak employee passwords and carelessness.

If your company is like most, you’re spending an awful lot of your information technology budget on security: security products to protect your organization, security consultants to help you understand where your weaknesses lie, and lawyers to sort out the inevitable mess when something goes wrong. That approach can work, but it fails to consider the weakest link in your security fence: your employees.

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