Cybergovernance Journal Update – 12/9/16
Good cybersecurity planning can not only prevent an embarrassing, and costly, consumer data breach, but secure your intellectual property from theft.
LinkedIn Pulse, Dec. 6
How do you measure how well your organization handles cyber risk? How healthy is your organization’s approach to cybersecurity governance?
Federal News Radio, Dec. 7
Earlier this week a presidential commission told agencies they need to make cybersecurity a core function in the next administration, but getting there is easier said than done. The government is still constantly inundated with cyberattacks and the weakest link is not the computers, but the humans using them…
Brink News, Dec. 5
Who is liable when information privacy is not adequately protected? Will users of information services continue to accept lengthy and legally complex liability language typical of most online privacy policies? Will users be able to manage or control the privacy of their information themselves in coming years?
Financier Worldwide, December
The value of any deal can drop sharply if, after the deal is finalized, disclosure of a past or ongoing data breach surfaces. Potential buyers need to sufficiently investigate the cyber health and safety of the target company before acquiring it…
TechCrunch, Oct. 25
Only 10% of professionals thought cybertheft of IP would be most likely perpetrated by nation-states and only 12% thought it would be most likely perpetrated by activist organizations, despite the popularity of shows like Mr. Robot that popularize that idea…