Cyber security governance proposals
In July, the Government released a consultation paper, Strengthening Australia's Cyber Security Regulations and Incentives, on regulatory options on cyber security, including a proposed governance standard for larger businesses.
Managing a data breach: ten oversight questions for directors
A data breach of scale can be a crisis. If it is not well-managed, it can cause substantial damage to a company and its directors both financially and in terms of reputation. It can also have serious regulatory implications.
Six principles for boards on cyber-risk governance
The World Economic Forum has released an important blueprint for boards on the governance of cyber risk. It outlines six principles for the boards of organisations to follow in order to improve cybersecurity in their organisations, set strategy and deal with stakeholders.
Highly publicised and potentially disastrous data breaches are becoming par for the course. So what practical cybersecurity steps can directors take to avoid being caught off guard?