Five dangerous and often overlooked IT security risks

Bill Detwiler reveals five common security risks all organizations have and that many IT pros overlook.

IT admins are often so busy just trying to handle the obvious security threats (like malware and external attacks) that many more problems fly under the radar. During this episode of TR Dojo, I reveal five common security risks that are likely lurking right under your nose.

TR Dojo: IT security risks that might be lurking under your feet Bill Detwiler shows you five security risks that are likely lurking right under your nose, waiting to explode. Once you’ve watched this TR Dojo video, you can find a link to the original TechRepublic article and print the tip from our <a href="">TR Dojo Blog</a>.

For those who prefer text to video and to see the full list of 10 security risks, click the View Transcript link below the video player window or check out Justin James' article, "10 security problems you might not realize you have," on which this video is based. You can also sign up to receive the latest TR Dojo lessons through one or more of the following methods:

By Bill Detwiler

Bill Detwiler is Editor in Chief 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 supp...