Cybersecurity at main Board level

Cybersecurity at main Board level

What needs to happen to enable a Board to take cyber risk seriously?

A number of excellent articles were published recently outlining the ruinous consequences of ignoring cyber risk in the Boardroom. These four give a useful overview of the issues and recommend approaches for dealing with them.

  1. @TheEconomist comments on the parallels between data and oil. They say the world needs to institute the same safety culture as was prompted in the oil industry by the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Their contribution

  2. The tech advice website @Techrepublic shows statistics confirming the confusion experienced in the Boardroom about who is responsible for cybersecurity

  3. Some useful tips from @CSO_Magazine for presenting effectively on cybersecurity to the Board

  4. Henry Crumpton, of the cyber intelligence Crumpton Group, offers his advice on an effective cyber risk strategy for CEOs

Securing a Board role: The informal knowledge

Securing a Board role: The informal knowledge