The Cyber Threat topic remains firmly on the agenda of most boards, audit committees and industry regulators. The FCA has identified cross-sector technological challenges as one of its key risk drivers.
There is no doubt that as organisations and individuals, we are more reliant upon technology and our information assets than ever before – information really is the life-blood of organisations these days.
Not everyone can afford a multi-layered solution, staffed by dedicated professionals actively monitoring their networks 24×7 for the next exploit. If you revert to ‘Back to Basics’ and ‘Understand the Risks’, though, this will go a long way towards making sure that when the time comes to invest, it will be an informed, risk-based and well-considered decision.