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Monitoring survey

Out-Law Guide | 30 Apr 2005 | 2:32 pm |

This survey was conducted among OUT-LAW.COM users, 14 August 2003.

Is there software in place to monitor email use in your organisation?

  • Yes (57.36%)
  • No (24.54%)
  • Don't know (11.79%)

Is there software in place to monitor web site use in your organisation?

  • Yes (63.5%)
  • No (23.62%)
  • Don't know (12.58%)

Why do you think your company monitors web and email usage?

  • Fear of security breach or liability (56.13%)
  • To deter staff from wasting time (37.42%)

Do you send personal email when at work?

  • Yes (89.7%)
  • No (10.12%)

If so, what account do you use to send it?

  • Work (44.17%)
  • Personal (12.88%)
  • Both (32.52%)

Does your organisation have a internet use and email policy?

  • Yes (79.14%)
  • No (16.87%)
  • Don't know (3.68%)

Is your organisation's policy enforced?

  • Yes, strictly (17.79%)
  • Yes, inconsistently (22.7%)
  • I think so (18.4%)
  • Rarely (12.88%)
  • Never known to be enforced (19.94%)