Organisations increasingly struggle with cybersecurity as they balance fear of reputational damage against cyber disclosure requirements.
UK companies are struggling to provide focused disclosures as cyber attacks continue to increase, says the FRC.
US crime agency says the hard deadlines involved in M&A transactions pressures victims to pay up for fear of affecting stock values.
The security risks posed by malicious credential abuse is fast becoming every chief information security officer’s worst nightmare.
Boards should be clear on how their organisation’s data and IT infrastructure is being protected against a ransomware attack.
World Economic Forum report says cybersecurity is “an economic and strategy issue crucial for boards to address given the current environment”.
Experts highlight ransomware risk as cybercriminals attack listed forensics company Eurofins Scientific, with reports that a ransom was paid.
Executives could demand “unreasonable certainty” over cyber-security.
A third of companies report on financial value for stakeholders beyond that of shareholders, with integrated thinking “shining through” in the best reports.
Cybercrime is in the headlines and companies are under increasing pressure to help law enforcement. Andrew Burnyeat looks at the developments putting data management and protection on the boardroom agenda.