A new TechRepublic poll asks, "To whom would you most likely report a serious computer intrusion?
Appropriate regulatory agency
All of the above
2004 CSI/FBI Computer Crime and Security Survey reports that 48 percent
of responds did not report computer intrusions and only 20 percent
reported intrusions to law enforcement.
Would you report a serious intrusion? Why or why not?
Has your network suffered a serious intrusion? Did you report the intrusion? What was the outcome?
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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop support specialist in the social research and energy industries. He has bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Louisville, where he has also lectured on computer crime and crime prevention.