All too often, firms with leaders who think they are complying with a cybersecurity framework are the very organizations that experience data breaches or other such preventable incidents. How can your organization avoid making the same mistakes these organizations are making?
It’s not unusual for executives to misunderstand effective cybersecurity risk management. They often consider it an issue for IT to deal with, when in fact it is an enterprisewide issue. Cybersecurity needs to be managed from the top down, through business lines, similarly to how budgets are handled. In other words, the whole organization needs to be involved, working toward common goals.
In our work with all types of organizations in a wide variety of industries, we have observed that effective cybersecurity risk management must include the following five elements.
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