The Why and How of Talking Tech with the Board: 3 Strategies to Help Them “Get” Cybersecurity

Nobody wants their enterprise to be the victim of the next big data breach. For chief information security officers (CISOs) and others who eat, breathe and sleep technology, the solutions seem obvious; there are, after all, not many times, waking or sleeping, that we’re not thinking cybersecurity best practices. But there’s a hidden danger to …

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How to engage with the C-suite on cyber risk management, part 2

In Part 1 of this series on on delivering meaningful metrics to boards, I talked about the need to discuss security risks in ways that relate to board concerns. Many CISOs are reporting the wrong metrics to boards — for example, a malware platform supposedly finding 333 million malware alerts or 234,333 wrong password entries. Without context …

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