Internet Security Rises to No. 2 Concern in Annual Pinkerton Study (Sep 2000)

March, 2002


Workplace violence is considered the most significant security threat to American business, according to a seventh annual Pinkerton survey completed by 286 corporate security professionals. The second most important security concern identified by the survey is the potential threat to Internet sites and computer networks. This concern jumped to second place this year from seventh last year. The study “Top Security Threats and Security Issues Facing Corporate America” was completed in May 2000 and identified the following top 10 security threats.