Cybersecurity

The New Rules Of Cybersecurity

The man who built the U.S. Army’s cyber command says online threats are going get worse before they get better. But that doesn’t mean leaders are powerless. Here's how to protect your information and leave no data behind.

CEOs Must Champion Corporate Cybersecurity

A frank conversation on the responsibilities of company leadership with regard to cybersecurity, for both the C-Suite and the board, is long overdue.

Cybersecurity Due Diligence: 6 Key Questions To Ask Your CIO Before An Acquisition

Given the current cyber environment, one would expect cybersecurity assessment to be a standard component in the M&A due diligence tool kit. Surprisingly, that’s not always the case.

Your Company Is Going to be Hacked – How Bad Do You Want it...

There are steps you and your organization can take to mitigate the impact of a security breach.

The Future of Cybersecurity Regulation

The idea of creating a cybersecurity Centers for Disease Control focused on gathering information and disseminating advice has been around for years, but the government can only do so much.

What Equifax Can Learn From the Military About Surviving a Data Breach

The ability to act decisively, communicate clearly and keep teams focused is critical to leading successfully in and through a crisis. But even more critical is how they have “made ready” the organization long beforehand.

Inside the SEC’s Statement on Cybersecurity

Critics and issuers should read this statement carefully and step back to see how it is constructed. It may actually serve as a good model for issuers' own procedures and disclosures on cybersecurity.

Sonnenfeld: Equifax CEO’s ‘Retirement’ Well Past Due

In a move that comes as no surprise, Equifax chairman and CEO Rick Smith has announced his retirement in the wake of a data breach that compromised the private financial information of 143 million people.

CEOs, Boards Must Prioritize Cybersecurity and Risk

What’s the big deal around cyber risk? A data breach will immediately cause a free fall in stock price, taint the brand and call into question the competency of board and C-level leadership.

How Organizations Can Bridge the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

While all organizations are having difficulty finding cybersecurity talent, small and medium-sized enterprises are in a particularly bad position, as they cannot afford the high salaries that qualified cybersecurity specialists command.
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