Cybersecurity

What Keeps Directors Up At Night?

The 17th annual Corporate Board Member "What Directors Think" survey points to growing concern over the direction of the business cycle and the regulatory environment.

Brown To Boards: “Avoid A False Sense Of Confidence”

Long-time director Colleen Brown shares her views on cyber risk oversight ahead of the upcoming Cyber Risk Forum.

Cybersecurity As A Business Strategy

A smart board of directors understands that cybersecurity is a management issue—not just a technical one. 

How Boards Can Boost Their Cyber IQ

Every member of the board has some level of accountability for knowing what constitutes cyber risk and how to best manage it. Fortunately, resources abound.

Forget Cybersecurity

It’s no longer a question of whether a company will be attacked, but when. Rather than focus on prevention, boards need to embrace the idea of cyber resilience—or continuing to operate after a breach.

Twitter, Facebook Show Impact Ethics Has on Data Governance Policy

Corporate boards may need to add more ethical considerations to their data governance policies. Recent public announcements regarding the promotion of false and misleading information by Twitter and Facebook demonstrate the type of policy...

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