IT managers are not happy about the UK's Internet trading security measures, according to the results of this week's Computer Weekly/Harvey Nash Big Question poll.
More than half of those quizzed said the UK needs to have a more affordable security standard if trust is to be established among companies trading on the Internet.
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This response came as Computer Weekly revealed that just 37 companies in the UK have BS7799 certification for IT security.
One respondent said: "BS7799 is far too theoretical and bureaucratic."
But another had a different view: "Who cares! Do you look to see what standards exist before you buy a book on Amazon?"