Cybersecurity Governance Chernobyl and its Cyber Lessons – Part 2

HBO’s recent ‘Chernobyl’ series, which re-told the story of the nuclear accident that threatened much of Europe in 1986, made for compelling viewing. The accident was said to have helped prompt the fall of the Eastern block and bring about a fundamental shift in global politics....

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Cybersecurity Governance Chernobyl and its Cyber Lessons – Part 1

HBO’s recent ‘Chernobyl’ series, which re-told the story of the nuclear accident that threatened much of Europe in 1986, made for compelling viewing. The accident was said to have helped prompt the fall of the Eastern block and bring about a fundamental shift in global politics...

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Cybersecurity Governance, Executive Management Top Management and Cybersecurity – Sometimes you just need a better strategy

As a CISO, you’re likely to have put forward many plans to improve the security posture for the users of your organisation.  Much of the time, you get Executive sign off and roll out whatever initiative it might be...

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Cybersecurity Governance, Privacy & Data Protection How Can You Protect What You Don’t Know You Have?

On more than one occasion, I have stood before senior management and posed the question “what are your information assets?” – and in each case, they didn’t know...

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Cybersecurity Governance, Executive Management Cyber Security: Often a case of ‘too much, too late’

We live in a new world where cybercrime is bigger business than the global drugs trade. Cybercriminals can be both targeted and indiscriminate. It’s a $2 trillion business. Worrying stuff.

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