Sat.May 21, 2022

So you want to be a CISO: Critical Need-to-Knows About Data Protection

Brad Egeland

Data is the lifeblood of any organization. Whether you’re a Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) or aspiring to become one, protecting sensitive business data will be your main priority. But the job isn’t getting any easier. In 2021, the number of data breaches climbed 68 percent to 1,862, costing an average of USD4.24 million each.

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Top five consequences of cyber security breaches

Brad Egeland

Last year, we saw a marked upturn in the volume, creativity, and audacity of cyber-attacks across the globe, targeting businesses, governments and in some cases, the critical infrastructure of countries ​ It doesn’t look like this will slow down in 2022, with large-scale attacks on KP Snacks, the Red Cross, Ukraine, Canada, and North Korea all hitting the headlines in recent weeks.

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