Statistically, your organisation is likely to be targeted by cyber criminals at some point - and, of course, building the type of environment to protect you against that threat requires financial outlay. So how much should you be spending - and where should resources be allocated?
Concerns over network security have long since migrated from the IT department to the boardroom in many companies of all sizes and sectors.
A 2015 report jointly published by NYSE (New York Stock Exchange) and Veracode showed that, of 200 directors interviewed, 80% said that cyber-security was a key agenda point for their business. More concerning perhaps, was that 66% suggested a lack of confidence that their networks had adequate protection.
So you have just got the latest and greatest mobile phone, only to have the buzz shift a week later to the new model that has just been announced.