Intel Study: Transparency and Security Assurance Drive Preference
SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 15, 2021 – Today, Intel released the results of a study examining how transparency, security innovation and ongoing security assurance impact purchase decisions. Key findings indicated a preference for technology providers that are transparent and proactive in helping organizations manage their cybersecurity risk.
Ponemon Institute independently conducted a survey of 1,875 individuals in the United States; the United Kingdom; Europe, the Middle East and Africa; and Latin America who are involved in overseeing the security of their organizations’ information technology (IT) infrastructure. In addition, respondents are familiar with their organizations’ purchases of IT security technologies and services.
In some cases, there is a significant gap between the importance of these characteristics and the ability of the provider to have the capability. Characteristics include:
Security capabilities rooted in hardware not only provide security assurance against current threats, but also improve software reliability and provide additional layers of protection at the foundation and across workloads to protect against future threats.
Mar 15, 2021 at 17:19