Cybersecurity

Fmr. Homeland Security Sec. Chertoff On New Cyber Threats Of Ukraine Crisis

In the midst of the Russian invasion of Ukraine “you’ve got to be aware of what the new threats are," says former Secretary of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff.

3 Questions CEOs Should Ask Their Cyber Chiefs

Despite the crippling repercussions of well-known cyberattacks, most companies still don’t have a true sense of their vulnerabilities. Three ways CEOs can gauge their readiness for the next evolution of cybersecurity threats.

Report: Boards Typically Updated On Cybersecurity Only After An Incident

If management executives, the board and the IT teams aren’t sharing the same information, it will be nearly impossible for companies to stay ahead of fast-evolving cyber threats.

How CEOs Can Take Control Of Cybersecurity Risk

CEOs don’t need to know all the technical details; they need well-designed dashboards that keep them up to date on the status of threats and flag serious incidents.

Are Your Information Security and Software Development Teams At War?

They don't have to be. But the more exciting things you do with cloud technology, the bigger the risk—and the more anxious your security team grows. Here are five ways to achieve a unified strategy.

The Colonial Pipeline Breach Highlights Risk For All Companies

CEOs, and their CIOs, shouldn't base their cyber defense strategy on potential government action, but rather take proactive steps to address any potential weaknesses in their networks and to limit the fallout from a successful attack.

The 5 Key Ransomware Questions CEOs Should Be Asking CIOs Now

In the wake of the Colonial Pipeline attack, what should you ask your CISO? Scott Howitt, CIO for cybersecurity giant McAfee, offers tips.

In 2021, Middle Market CEOs Face Challenges Related to Talent, Cybersecurity

Survey finds major theme is the discrepancy between what business leaders recognize as critical concerns and what they have the bandwidth and financial security to prioritize.

The Most Painful Lesson From The SolarWinds Hack

As companies get more sophisticated, hackers are finding new weak spots. Often, that means attacking a company through its suppliers.

5G: What CEOs Need To Know About The Next Cellular Revolution

Preparing for the speed and threat surface impacts of 5G requires adjustments to your organization’s security posture. Here's how to tackle it.
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August Poll Finds Surging CEO Optimism About A Potential Recovery In 2023—Or Sooner

After four months of continuous decline, our CEO Confidence Index jumped this month, as CEOs report early indications that by this time next year, the country will be in a recovery. “Business is picking up, and our clients are looking beyond 2023.”