Editor's note: This is a Web-exclusive exhibit for
Management Strategies for Safer Systems."
|Primary Security Risks
to enhance password security in order to focus on searching
for a “perfect” security system and obtaining more
funding. || |
improve password security procedures.
new system security procedures or a new security system
without adequate planning and full knowledge of current
system’s capabilities. || |
how current system stores and protects passwords.
employees' password-related practices (for example, check
for notes near monitors).
security system capabilities necessary to ensure
employees' adherence to password security
a thorough needs analysis before buying new security
enforcing safe password practices. || |
- Obtain high-visibility, senior management support of
safe password practices, and publicize them to all
- Enforce all safe password practices without exception.
- Make adherence to safe password practices a condition of employment.
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