Cybersecurity

Hackers’ Next Hot Target: You

The days when directors could just rely on the IT team to ‘handle cybersecurity’ are long over. Here's what boards should be doing.

The Board’s Growing Cyber Imperative

When it comes to cybersecurity, directors must focus both on “protecting the house” and “protecting the product.”

How Boards Can Help Companies Improve Cybersecurity

Boards are ultimately accountable to shareholders for a company’s direction and health, so it makes sense that they should take the reins on better ways to deal with the formidable cybersecurity challenge.

6 Cybersecurity Issues To Ask An Acquisition Target

To understand and address the cybersecurity risks involved in an M&A transaction, consider these 6 questions.

M&A Due Diligence: The Devil In Their Data

At a time when a major cybersecurity incident can cost a company millions, it’s crucial that acquiring companies give cybersecurity the same level of scrutiny as they do more traditional risks and opportunities in the M&A due diligence process.

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