Issue No. 02 - March-April (2004 vol. 2)
Jeffery E. Payne , Cigital
Regulation. The mention of the word often sends shivers down the spines of business executives and IT professionals. Yet, a recent rash of crippling worms and viruses, coupled with the continued threat of a serious cyber attack on our information infrastructure, has once again elevated the notion of federally mandated security regulation to the forefront. Will regulation solve this problem?
software security, Sarbannes Oxley, software regulation, Y2K lessons
J. E. Payne, "Regulation and Information Security: Can Y2K Lessons Help Us?," in IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 2, no. , pp. 58-61, 2004.