Business

Security Advice

In business, primary risks such as database theft, network failure, and economic problems are major concerns, as well as safeguarding people and property. Companies must also consider risks to brand and reputation, loss of consumer confidence, emergency preparedness, occupational safety, and business continuity. 

Security professionals have routinely been responsible for the protection of persons and property, emergency management, initiating business continuity planning, and overseeing security for backup locations. Business owners now must realize the importance of involving security with audit and risk in assessing processes and controls within their business.

Of course, with security, issues such as theft, data loss, and terrorism are at the top of the list. However the economy, competition, and regulatory pressures are also areas of concern. There are risks companies face that security has a core role in mitigating; security should be an integral component of the business process, .