No data is completely safe.
Cyberattacks on companies and individuals are on the rise and growing not only in number but also in ferocity. And while you may think your company has taken all the precautionary steps to prevent an attack, no individual, company, or country is safe. Cybersecurity can no longer be left exclusively to IT specialists. Improving and increasing data security practices and identifying suspicious activity is everyone's responsibility, from the boardroom to the break room.
Cybersecurity: The Insights You Need from Harvard Business Review brings you today's most essential thinking on cybersecurity, from outlining the challenges to exploring the solutions, and provides you with the critical information you need to prepare your company for the inevitable hack. The lessons in this book will help you get everyone in your organization on the same page when it comes to protecting your most valuable assets.
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Table of contents
- Series Page
- Title Page
- Introduction: We’re All in This Now
- 1. Internet Insecurity
- 2. Security Trends by the Numbers
- 3. Why Boards Aren’t Dealing with Cyberthreats
- 4. The Behavioral Economics of Why Executives Underinvest in Cybersecurity
- 5. Why the Entire C-Suite Needs to Use the Same Metrics for Cyber Risk
- 6. The Best Cybersecurity Investment You Can Make Is Better Training
- 7. Better Cybersecurity Starts with Fixing Your Employees’ Bad Habits
- 8. The Key to Better Cybersecurity: Keep Employee Rules Simple
- 9. The Avoidable Mistakes Executives Continue to Make After a Data Breach
- 10. Active Defense and “Hacking Back”: A Primer
- 11. Cybersecurity Is Putting Customer Trust at the Center of Competition
- 12. Privacy and Cybersecurity Are Converging. Here’s Why That Matters for People and for Companies
- 13. What Countries and Companies Can Do When Trade and Cybersecurity Overlap
- 14. AI Is the Future of Cybersecurity, for Better and for Worse
- About the Contributors
- Title: Cybersecurity
- Release date: August 2019
- Publisher(s): Harvard Business Review Press
- ISBN: 9781633697881
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