Viruses and hacking are top security challenges in 2013

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Malware  and hacking tops the list of security concerns for organisations in 2013 in the wake of increasingly sophisticated attacks from criminal and state sponsored groups. Compliance is in third place, outranking mobile security, web application and cloud security, research from Computer Weekly and TechTarget reveals.  It reflects businesses’ preoccupation with the proposed EU revision to the data protection framework.  Virtualisation security ranks in 11th place, despite growing concerns in that area.

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