Symantec CIO Mark Egan on the Essential Components of a Successful Information Security Program

Mark Egan clues in security directors on how to view corporate information security

A careful review of critical business assets, and an evaluation of the impact to the business should they become unavailable, provides executives with the information they need to determine the appropriate level of investment for a security program.

Developing, maintaining, enforcing, and improving an effective information security program is a key component of a sound business strategy. By using a powerful combination of people, processes, and technology, enterprises can have an information security policy that protects their businesses today and into the future.