Issue No. 06 - November/December (2007 vol. 5)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2007.181
Pythagoras Petratos , University of London
The author suggests a derivative market for hedging the risk involved with information security, based on the premise that protection from harm on any networked computer system will never be 100 percent. The key question is whether we can hedge risks that we can't prevent by technical means with financial instruments, such as derivatives.
information security, financial markets, hedge, risk, derivatives, on the horizon
Pythagoras Petratos, "Weather, Information Security, and Markets", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 5, no. , pp. 54-57, November/December 2007, doi:10.1109/MSP.2007.181