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Comment: hero syndrome (Score 1) 126

by herojuana_x (#16774259) Attached to: Why Upper Management Doesn't "Get" IT Security
Proactiveness is generally not rewarded or understood by upper management. How can you look like a hero if you haven't fixed anything lately. Putting money forth to mitigate potential risks has no immediate payoff; monetarily or for image. Buy the product or resources after something bad happens, then you can fix it, then you're a hero.

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